Lena Dunham Cannot Speak For All Women With Chronic Illness
The “Girls” creator seems incapable of being part of a collective movement without trying to be its face.
Lena Dunham Cannot Speak For All Women With Chronic Illness syndicated from https://thisfitlifestyle.wordpress.com/
As my illness has progressed, formerly dear friends have gone absolutely MIA.How My Chronic Illness Showed Me Who My Real Friends Are syndicated from https://thisfitlifestyle.wordpress.com/
Sitting in front of my computer all night impulse-buying clothes, shoes, gimmicky skincare products, or a high-end espresso machine gave me an undeniable rush.Mental Illness Cleaned Out My Bank Account And Destroyed My Credit syndicated from https://thisfitlifestyle.wordpress.com/
“We will show up to speak out and fight back against this unconstitutional attempt to gut Roe and punish women,” says protest website.Organizers Rising Up Angry To Launch Tuesday Protests Against Abortion Bans syndicated from https://thisfitlifestyle.wordpress.com/
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and producer Viola Davis gave a rousing speech about leadership and authenticity to a well-heeled crowd of Hollywood power players Wednesday morning at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment breakfast. Davis, who was being honored with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, said that she doesn’t always come to mind when […]
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Bad diets responsible for 11 million deaths globally in 2017 According to a global study conducted from 1990 to 2017 , published in Lancet this month, 11 million deaths were attributed to malnourishment. A further 255 million have been adversely affected resulting in a range of chronic diseases and disabilities. Globally, researchers found that nearly […]
Published in The Daily Telegraph on 8th August 2018 . The original article can be viewed here What it’s like to live with severe ME by Naomi Whittingham Today is severe ME Awareness Day, dedicated to those who suffer the worst effects of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Naomi Whittingham describes life with severe ME Ordinarily, illness is measured in […]
I’ll start with the poem I wrote above. I wrote it about chronic pain. And I often write poetry about my experience or existence with chronic pain and illness. It gets out a lot of the emotions and frustrations. Pain, invisible illness, suffering, mental illness… these things have all inspired art. Because art is a […]
Center Assistant Professor Dr. Devan Stahl recently attended the 2019 Conference on Medicine & Religion, held in Durham, NC. Dr. Stahl was part of a panel titled “”Ask Me about My Uterus:” Theological Responses to Women’s Pain in Contemporary Western Medicine.” The three panelists, all women living with chronic pain or chronic illness, discussed their […]
http://bit.ly/2PO2KQy This disease leads to complete quadriplegia. This disease began as foot drop at age 20 and since my body has gotten weaker over time, like a slow-motion blur. Today, I’ve been in a wheelchair for eight years. Last year I graduated from a manual chair to a powered chair. Eight years ago this disease […]