Why People With Invisible & Chronic Illnesses Deserve Academy Awards

Last week I had a day where I was really off my A-game at work.  The night before I woke

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The Loneliness of Living with Chronic Illnesses & Pain

(UPDATE: The TV show I discuss in paragraph 2 aired its finale since I wrote this. The writers resolved the

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My Interview with Voices for Change Is Up

Yesterday, you may have heard my interview on Sirius XM.  If not, here’s a link to listen to my interview

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Living With Bipolar Disorder & Chronic Body Pain: 6 Dilemmas

March 30 is World Bipolar Day.  Even though I was diagnosed at 18-years old, I have lived with bipolar disorder

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5 Tips for Dating With Chronic Illness

Today we have a guest post from brave health activist, Kirsten Schultz.   I’ve been sick nearly all my life,

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5 Tips For Being Reliable When You Are Depressed

I have bipolar disorder. When depression comes, it often makes it hard to function. When I’m depressed, every task requires

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