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Reminders for Thursday 19.1.17

Reminders for Thursday

An opportunity to have your Blood Pressure Checked from 10.15 in the Freeman’s Lounge Soup and a roll 35 more words
Diary

About Abandonment

One of my favorite posts from another health advocate comes from Jessica. Although the post deals with illness almost all of it can apply to living with a disability as well, probably because there’s a misconception that disability is similar to being sick. 45 more words

HAWMC

A CP Glossary

Being a minority of a minority people come to me all the time for advice, suggestions, etc. I know a lot about CP because I’ve sought it out, partly because people were seeing me as some sort of expert, but I’m not really. 242 more words

Disability

Changing The Healthcare Landscape

Asking a professional patient to name one thing they’d like to change about the current healthcare landscape can be like pulling the pin on one big grievance grenade. 376 more words

Disability

Highlights Of Activism

Being an activist can be a thankless job. Sometimes it can feel like you’re doing a lot of work for very little return. Many activists spend hours upon hours, of their free time, pouring themselves into projects and passions for no money. 355 more words

Disability