How to be more supportive of people with gastrointestinal diseases

  When you have any condition that affects the gi tract such as IBS it can be very stressful to go anywhere because you are constantly worried that you are going to have a flare and get embarrassed in front of your friends and family. Why can't we just make dietary changes to control our … Continue reading How to be more supportive of people with gastrointestinal diseases

How can physicians have a more positive impact on disabled people?

  Are you disabled or chronically ill and have very bitter feelings towards your physician? It is┬ánot uncommon for people with disabilities or chronic illnesses to have bitter feelings towards their physician and to be honest, it saddens me. Good doctors do exist but some disabled people do not believe that because of countless bad … Continue reading How can physicians have a more positive impact on disabled people?

Chronic pain myths you need to stop believing!

  When you have chronic pain all you want is relief! Unfortunately, not everyone is able to get that relief because doctors may not be able to figure out what is causing your pain so finding an effective treatment plan may be difficult. Medical advancements are making it possible for more patients to live a … Continue reading Chronic pain myths you need to stop believing!

How filmmakers can make movies with disabled characters better

  I am always looking for new movies about disabled people but to be totally honest every time I watch one about a disabled person I am very disappointed. Filmmakers do not hire actual disabled people to play disabled characters but instead, they hire abled people to play them so that makes these movies very … Continue reading How filmmakers can make movies with disabled characters better

Disability and chronic illness bloggers you need to follow right now!

  Do you love learning about various chronic illnesses and disabilities? Me too! I may have a lot of knowledge about Spina Bifida but have very limited knowledge about other chronic illnesses and disabilities because I don't have them. Disabled bloggers and chronic illness blogger are not experts on all conditions but are only experts … Continue reading Disability and chronic illness bloggers you need to follow right now!