Category: Rants

Why I Really Hate The C-Word: Caregiver

When it comes to MS, certain words are harder to hear than others. If the word caregiver makes you itchy, this post is for you.
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That Feeling When You Get Bad News About Your MRI

Shouldn't have picked up the phone.
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What You Need To Know About Toxic Targeting And MS

Toxic targeting over-simplifies what is means to have MS, and how best to manage it.
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How To Be Proud Of What’s Broken This Disability Pride

How can I be proud of the thing I hate most?
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Is Disability Virtue Signalling Really A Problem?

Virtue signalling is basically showing off, and nobody likes a show-off, Kanye.
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Sorry. Dating Me Doesn’t Make You A Good Person

Some seem to think only a hero would date someone with MS–someone like me. Dating is hard. Dating with MS is harder.
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Will I Ever Stop Freaking Out About MS Progression?

I feel like I'm selling myself some Pollyanna bullshit. It's still better than spiralling into despair.
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Stupid Sh*t People Say

One day, when I was in high school, I was riding the city bus when a friend I hadn’t seen since grade school got on.
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The Frustrating Truth About MS Awareness Month

March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month and you don’t have to tell me twice. Oh, I’m well aware of Multiple Sclerosis. MS screams in my
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