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I am a Porcelain Racecar

This is what my husband calls me, his little porcelain racecar – go, go, go, CRASH!  After recently being diagnosed with Ehler Danlos Syndrom Hypermobility Type (EDS), this description has never been truer. 337 more words

Chronic Pain

brief intro to Mental Health and Diabetes

The topic of mental health and diabetes is rarely ever talked about. I was curious about what was being done for teens who deal with the effects of not only diabetes but who are also suffering with a mental illness. 535 more words

Diabetes

"#DisabledAnd" - SOFIA.

“#DISABLEDAND”

hello,

it’s sofia. if you haven’t come across me before, it’s nice to meet you. let’s get into what all this is about, yeah? 735 more words

Welcome to SadT1DiabeticsClub

SadT1DiabeticsClub is not just for people who are depressed and have anxiety. I want to create a space for everyone to come forward and talk about their struggles with type 1 diabetes without the negative stigma around it.   173 more words

Diabetes

Bidding Farewell to Some Solemates

For someone who’s never really been much of a “shoe person” and lives mostly in combat boots, I didn’t expect a pre-move shoe purge to be as difficult as it was. 358 more words

MS

Invisible Disease: Widespread misinformation, misdiagnosis and lack of research affects millions of women suffering endometriosis

I remember lying on the cold, hard tile floor of the Cascade High School girl’s locker room, feeling the crunch of dirt and grit beneath my shoulders. 2,293 more words

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Fight Through The Pain

In Janaury, I woke up with very bad pains throughout my whole body. I was playing competitive tennis the day before, so I thought it was something to do with that. 201 more words

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