Apr 14, 2021

Most of us with chronic illnesses will have several, if not all, of the following things said to us during our lives. In fact, most of us have these things said to us on a regular basis—from strangers, acquaintances, friends, and family. Some of these responses are outright rude, but most are said out of…

Mar 3, 2021

I had an appointment with a specialist recently, but I could have been replaced by a blank wall, because she didn’t listen to anything I was saying. “I’ve been seeing a naturopath for almost a year, but the treatments haven’t been helping,” I said. “Well, it seems like you and your naturopath have those symptoms…

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