We want to be accepted for who we are. But many of us are reluctant to talk about our chronic illness. Why do we avoid it?
We’ve all seen the t-shirts.
Sometimes they boast a vividly colored ribbon representing a certain type of cancer.
Or they outright announce the name of a specific disease followed by the words “awareness month”.
And occasionally, they’re less specific but just as bold: “Proud Owner of a Broken Immune System!”
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