Did it take an eternity for people to believe you live with a chronic illness? You’re not alone! Here’s what it took for real people to be taken seriously when they were at their most vulnerable.
Today is World Mental Health Day, and I’m here to tell you that you are not alone. I’m glad to speak out about who I am, what I live with, and how I manage. Don’t be afraid to share your story. Every story takes us one step closer to ending the stigma forever.
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You finally have a diagnosis for your mystery symptoms. Congratulations! Now, what are you supposed to do with all this resentment towards the people who didn’t believe you for all these years? Find out.
Are you sensitive to light? Do you experience frequent headaches or struggle with anxiety? TheraSpecs can help give you the calm, clarity, and stability you need to manage your conditions. Read my review.
On April 22nd, 2015, I was officially diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome. It was the happiest day of my life. Finally, everything made sense. Click to watch how much has changed in my life in the past 2 years.
If you’ve ever been bullied by a doctor or another medical professional, you know how serious this problem is. Don’t be afraid of your doctor. Sign the petition!
Sensitive to breath odor? Does your autistic child twist and pull away from you? Sensory overload can cause communication problems for those on the spectrum.