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Frustrated by endless weeks of self-quarantine due to coronavirus? Welcome to the world of chronic illness and disability. And after all this is over, remember us.
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Sex is meant to be pleasurable, but for millions of women, it's painful. Here are three entrepreneurs trying to turn that around.
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The best friends you can have when you're dealing with a health condition are the ones who can support you where you are.
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Worldwide, an increasing number of disabled people are embracing Wicca and spellcraft as a way to make sense of their place in the world.
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Online abuse among people with health conditions is on the rise. Luckily, so are support networks.
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My mother had given up on ever finding relief for her chronic fibromyalgia. Then her doctor prescribed medical marijuana, and everything changed.
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From robot gloves that help people with cerebral palsy, to glasses that let disabled people see what's happening hundreds of miles away, these CES tech breakthroughs could change the lives of disabled people everywhere.
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Illness is the great leveler. Just ask Missy Elliott, Lady Gaga, Nick Jonas, Selena Gomez, Avril Lavigne, and TRACE, all of whom have written songs about the experience of being chronically ill.
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By documenting their lives with a health condition, these incredible women are not only fighting stigma and raising awareness, they're helping build communities.
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I'll probably never know if he got sick because he donated an organ to me, but after years of soul-searching, I'm determined not to let his kidney go to waste.
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Fibromyalgia isn't funny, but the reason it inspired me to get my first and only tattoo is.
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Zara Carpenter's SICK! project aims to unite people with unseen conditions, so they never have to feel isolated and alone.