"Hey! How are you? How've you been?" Common questions, ones we hear all the time. The average person can pause for a split second and assess if they're great, ok, or having a bad day. For someone with a chronic illness, it's a complicated question. Our version of "great", "good", or a "bad day" can be drastically different from most people's.
...As Christians, we should seek to understand Him so that when we meet Him face to face with questions that we could have found answers to with a little bit of work on our ends, He won't shake His head and look into our eyes and say, "Do you not yet understand?"