FeatureLiving with chronic illnessPullen, Richard L. Jr. EdD, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE-clAuthor Information Richard L. Pullen, Jr., is a Professor of Nursing at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing in Lubbock, Tex., and a Nursing made Incredibly Easy! Editorial Board Member. The author has disclosed no financial relationships related to this article. Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!: July/August 2020 - Volume 18 - Issue 4 - p 44-49 doi: 10.1097/01.NME.0000658192.79856.4e Buy Metrics AbstractIn Brief Chronic diseases are a global pandemic related to changing demographics and longer life expectancy. Chronic diseases are a global pandemic related to changing demographics and longer life expectancy. Learn how chronic conditions impact quality of life and get to know nursing management strategies to promote health. Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.