In most cases, sex happens more quickly, probably due to not having had it as frequently as they would like to. Chronic illness is no doubt a deal-breaker for many people.On Date Hookup.com, the question of whether people would date someone with a chronic illness has come up more than one time in the forums. Some would if the disease or illness wasn’t contagious.
There is a statistic—“75 percent of marriages dealing with a chronic illness end in divorce”—that floats around forums and sites like and Focus on the Family, but I was unable to find its origin.
But that’s not always the case, which is why the question of disclosure remains a hot topic in the chronically ill community.
Some choose to be upfront from the get-go, others wait until things head in the direction of exclusive dating.
It makes the words ‘til death do us part’ have even more meaning.”Even if someone is interested in them, the chronically ill may not want to subject anyone else to their disease—the potentially debilitating symptoms and depression that follows.
This was the mentality of a person who posted on Yahoo!