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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Yes, We’ve Heard About the Starving Children in Africa

When people who are sick complain about their illnesses–whether it’s physical pain, fatigue, or depression–one of the most common responses

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Illness, Regret, & Dreams

A few weeks ago, I found myself watching a 90s Lifetime movie. Don’t judge me! I was in a Beverly

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What Chronic Fatigue Feels Like

What is chronic fatigue? My mom asked me this weekend what it feels like, and I had a hard time

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Chronic Illness: Acceptance is a Process Not a Moment

Living with a chronic or incurable illness can make us live life at a slower pace–whether it’s an invisible illness

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5 Tips for Finding a Mentor When You Are Chronically Ill

One of the most common pieces of career advice millennials hear is, “find a mentor.” However, finding a mentor is

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