Chronic Illness Tag 2017

Introduce yourself. What illnesses do you have? How long have you had them?
Carolanne, 25-years-old living with gastroparesis, acid and bile reflux, dysautonomia, polycystic ovarian syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and depression. Continue reading


College with a Chronic Illness: Expectation vs Reality (Plus 10 Tips for a Chronically Ill College Student)

I spent two years at the local community college and then transferred to a school I wasn’t even sure I was smart enough to get into. It became my dream college, the University of Pittsburgh. The opportunities for me to pursue my passions were endless and the city only enhanced my ability to take full advantage of everything I could possibly balance on my plate.

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