Spoon theory

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The spoon theory is a way of describing the experience of chronic illness and its limitations using a metaphor. It was created by Christine Miserandino, who has lupus.[1]The chronic fatigue syndrome community has adopted the terminology used in the Spoon theory to explain their limited fatigue to healthy people.

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  1. http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com/articles/written-by-christine/the-spoon-theory/


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