Getting to Grips With Using a Stick

Getting to Grips With Using a Stick

  In the past 18 months or so, the symptoms of my chronic illness have meant that there are some days that I need to … View Post
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How to Change Your Ableist Vocabulary Part II: Sarcastic Snowflake Edition

How to Change Your Ableist Vocabulary Part II: Sarcastic Snowflake Edition

We’re almost at the end of 2017 and yet on a regular basis I’m still hearing and seeing ableist vocabulary used in a … View Post
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Linking Depression and Obesity

Linking Depression and Obesity

Kaiser Health News recently published an article, detailing a medical breakthrough: depression and obesity are intertwined. This is probably not news to you if … View Post
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Mental Illness Isn’t a Character in an Indie Movie

Mental Illness Isn’t a Character in an Indie Movie

Content warning: this article contains aspects which may trigger some readers, including self harm and mental illness.    Mental illness is not a thing … View Post
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Help A Blogger Get A New Powerchair!

Help A Blogger Get A New Powerchair!

I’m Shona – you probably know me from my disability posts on SMB – and I need your help. None of us like asking for … View Post
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5 Body Positive Artists

5 Body Positive Artists

In my first year of A-Levels, my school required us to take an extra-curricular class, and much to my dismay I ended up taking ‘… View Post
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What Went Wrong With The Yours Clothing ‘Dressing With A Disability’ Guide?

What Went Wrong With The Yours Clothing ‘Dressing With A Disability’ Guide?

When it comes to fashion as a disabled woman I often find myself being excluded. I rarely see disabled models being used on catwalks … View Post
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5 Self Care Tips for People with a Long-Term Health Condition – AD

5 Self Care Tips for People with a Long-Term Health Condition – AD

We have posted some awesome guides to self care and self love in the past, from a post all the way back in our … View Post
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