Mackenseize’s epilepsy is an important part of her Twitch story, as it is for many people with disabilities who are using Twitch to earn a living.
Thanks to our withering scorn, the douche-bro backpedaled. Imagine what hospitals might do if we rose up.
Shkreli sparked an overdue conversation about why rich, conscience-less individuals should be allowed to profit off of America’s sickest, most vulnerable citizens. He also inspired Hilary Clinton to put forth a potential solution.
Between work, life, relationship, and school stress I had enough maladies real or imagined to keep me going to various healers, medical or otherwise.
“I even went to the Minute Clinic after I got hit by the car.”
For 10-plus years, I’ve taken a do-it-yourself approach to dealing with anxiety and depression.
Being a 20-something with hearing loss has meant many things to me and my everyday life, but the biggest concern for me since entering adulthood has been monetary.
A lot of us spent Labor Day working, including President Obama. He used his Labor Day federal holiday to extend sick leave benefits to 300,000 federal workers.
My whole life, part of me has existed in a defensive crouch waiting for people to yell at me about my decisions. Turns out all I needed to do was write a personal essay for the Atlantic.