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Chronic Illness and Motherhood: Why I Didn't Let Crohn's Disease Rob Me of My Future
Natalie Hayden

Chronic Illness and Motherhood: Why I Didn't Let Crohn's Disease Rob Me of My Future

When I was 21, my world turned upside down and I was blindsided with a diagnosis of an incurable chronic illness. I was told I had Croh...

On Reaching Remission of Crohn's Disease: Tragedy and Triumph

Exactly one year ago today, my gastroenterologist pulled the curtain back to find me still in post-colonoscopy position, groggy, yet m...

Chronic Illness Took Me Out of the Workforce and I'm Fighting to #KeepTheCare
Katie M. Golden

Chronic Illness Took Me Out of the Workforce and I'm Fighting to #KeepTheCare

When you're healthy, you don't spend much time thinking about what you would do if hit by a chronic illness. At least I didn't. 

How Being “Disabled” is a Full-Time Job
Katie M. Golden

How Being “Disabled” is a Full-Time Job

Being disabled is a full-time job. The amount of time it takes to stay on top of your health and keeping up with paperwork while feelin...

Marcia Mangum Cronin

Women's March on Washington: Why I Marched

One woman shares her story about her experience during the Women’s March on Washington.

The Day That Changed My Life Forever

Childhood schizophrenia is relatively rare, and the parents of children with schizophrenia can feel alone. One blogger and mental healt...

When Bad Things Happen to Good Women

When Bad Things Happen to Good Women

Author Carole Brody Fleet's new book gives advice on what to do when bad things happen to good women.

Unexplained Itching and Fatigue? Time to Get Your Liver Checked

Unexplained Itching and Fatigue? Time to Get Your Liver Checked

Imagine having itchy skin and fatigue with no explanation or diagnosis for your symptoms.

Why I Hope the FDA Approves

Why I Hope the FDA Approves "Female Viagra"

Women deserve healthy, happy sex lives. Read one woman's experience with HSDD.

Chronic Disease: From Coping With Personal Pain to Helping Others

Chronic Disease: From Coping With Personal Pain to Helping Others

Personal experience with ulcerative colitis leads woman to head Good Days from CDF, an organization that helps others with chronic dise...

Diabetes Educators Make a Difference

Diabetes Educators Make a Difference

Even for people who think they know how to manage their diabetes, a diabetes educator can provide information and support to improve he...

Better Education Often Leads to Better Diagnosis of Arthritis

Better Education Often Leads to Better Diagnosis of Arthritis

CreakyJoints offers support and education to help people with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions. Arthritis Power provides ...

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