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9 Chronic Illness Misconceptions

9 Chronic Illness Misconceptions

Flare ups can be horribly timed and sometimes they can be greatly timed and you have no say in the matter Just stop judging people and questioning the legitimacy of their illnesses. Thanks Hey guys, I’m Izzy and today I’m talking about chronic illness misconceptions, so let us begin It’s the same day to day […]

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what if depression is not an illness?

what if depression is not an illness?

What if depression is not an illness? Now, that’s a question I hear quite often. And recently I have heard someone, who I think is a pretty reasonable person, say that depression is not an illness… And I think that this is what prompted me to do some googling and see what other people have […]

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Why People Fake Illness Online

Why People Fake Illness Online

So Dana Dirr was a pretty amazing woman. Mother of eleven children, Dana was also a trauma surgeon at a Canadian hospital. But, the night before Mother’s Day, tragedy struck. She was hit by a drunk driver. And worse – she was pregnant at the time. Dana was rushed to hospital, and gave birth, but […]

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It Took 19 Years To Learn I Have Lyme Disease

It Took 19 Years To Learn I Have Lyme Disease

– I’m Katie and it took me 19 years to figure out that I had Lyme disease. (slow music) I’d always had health issues my whole life from when I was young. Sinus problems, poor immune system. It was my freshman year of college. I kept getting pneumonia every week or two and then all […]

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