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Spreading the word

Spreading the word

Invisible illnesses

There are so many illness’s/disorders that are invisible.  It poses an extra amount of issues borne by the person who has the invisible illness in how to deal with this socially.   132 more words

Chronic Pain

A Blog is Born...again.

Hello there. My name is Nikki. Thank you for visiting, stumbling across, seeking out or searching for my blog.  I’m very excited to be starting a new blog.   869 more words

Chronic Illnesses

Discrimination vs. Stigma

Discrimination means doing something active against a person at work, or denying him access to education of any kind, accommodatiion, entry to particular premises or a membership to a certain club. 346 more words


A Dinner Date with Schizophrenia


Eating dinner with schizophrenia is not the same as eating without it. My son’s hands shook due to the medication he was taking. He dropped food and spilt hot chocolate down the front of his shirt, staining his clothes as well as the tablecloth. 305 more words


Rough day

Rough day. Rough evening.

Crohnie tummy started acting up right after lunch. The pain at times was excruciating. I had to go home and work the rest of the day from home. 277 more words


Communication and Culture

I haven’t been taking as many pictures this last year and recently I started pondering why. I started this blog to show people through pictures how I see the word differently. 1,023 more words


Newspaper headline screams schizophrenia

I opened my newspaper and saw the following headline sceaming at me – Schizophrenia in two state solution. Until then, I’d always thought that the place for an article on schizophrenia was in the Health section of a newspaper and not when reporting a political debate. 254 more words