Chronic Illness and Imposter Syndrome

Many people with chronic illness or rare diseases, especially those diagnosed in adulthood, tend to doubt their own diagnoses and feelings of illness. Why do we sometimes get the feeling that we’re faking it, even when we know that’s not true?

Working with a Chronic Illness

I’m not going to sugar coat it; working a full-time, 9-to-5 job with a chronic illness sucks (although many may argue that working full-time sucks regardless). In this article, I’ll share with you how my disease affects my work and how two different full-time employers responded to these issues.

Moving Abroad with a Chronic Illness

I’m writing this article now because it was something that I needed one year ago and didn’t have. I didn’t know anyone who had moved abroad with Common Variable Immunodeficiency, and to this day, I only know one other person who has…