Someone

If you see someone being interrupted in a conversation, acknowledge them, don't let them be pushed to the side. If you see someone lagged behind, walk beside them. If someone is being ignored, take the step to include them. Always remind people of their worth. It hurts when it feels like you're being forgotten. Thank … Continue reading Someone

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The Media’s Take On Mental and Chronic Illnesses

As someone who has chronic illnesses coupled with mental illnesses, I strongly believe that the media tends to portray these illnesses in an unfavorable light. Media presentations tend to reinforce the public's stereotypes on mental and chronic illnesses and thus instilling fear in the public. This further isolates people suffering from mental or chronic illnesses, … Continue reading The Media’s Take On Mental and Chronic Illnesses