The Perils of Mental Health Self-Diagnosis

The Perils of Mental Health Self-Diagnosis

In this day and age, time with doctors is limited and so as a result Google can seem like the best option for diagnosis. The temptation for people to reach their own conclusions about their illness is strong. But here is why self-diagnosis is so dangerous! You may...
14 Reasons to Feel Better About Life (Even With Chronic Illness)

14 Reasons to Feel Better About Life (Even With Chronic Illness)

During my teen years, there was a few times when I wanted nothing to do with life. Life was my worst enemy. Waking up every day and sharing breathing space with other people who ‘didn’t understand me’ was a daily struggle. I invested all of myself into...
6 Common Misconceptions About Chronic Illnesses

6 Common Misconceptions About Chronic Illnesses

More often than not, chronic illness and chronic pain go hand-in-hand, so when I use the term ‘chronically ill’, I’m also including people who are in chronic pain. My hope is that it won’t be long until these common misconceptions become uncommon ones, as...