Season 2 - Episode 11
Sick Little Secret: The Pros And Cons Of Coming Out With MS
One third of people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) keep their diagnosis classified. Of those, one in ten keep MS a secret from family and even romantic partners. Ardra Shephard and Alex Hajjar are talking with Juan Garrido about his experience as a member of both the queer and MS communities about the similarities between homophobia and ableism, the pros and cons of coming out with MS, and about how ultimatey, being accepted for who you are starts with accepting yourself.