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Living With It

Living With It
Living With It

Doctors are Finally Figuring Out How to Treat My Brother's Rare Disease

At the first-ever clinic that treats adults with 22q, we'd received more information in a two-hour period than we had in the previous 18 years.
Brianne Spiker
11.10.17
Neuro Trip
Neuro Trip

Your Eye Twitches Can Be Explained by Science, Sort Of

I really seriously want to know if there’s something wrong with me.
Tracey Duncan
10.31.17
Living With It
Living With It

Recovering From an Eating Disorder Can be More Complicated Than Going Sober

“It’s easy to say, ‘I’m not going to drink or take Xanax.’ But you still have to eat.”
Melissa Meinzer
10.26.17
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory

Getting Bullied as a Kid Can Stay With You for Life

But if you can get over it, there's a silver lining.
Cindy Kuzma
10.24.17
Living With It
Living With It

Having an Autoimmune Disease Makes Me Feel 50 Years Older

A night out for me usually means a week spent recovering from that very night out.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
10.24.17
Cancer
Cancer

I Was Diagnosed With Cancer When I Was 10 Years Old

"I started developing a certain panic about having the disease again."
Fernanda Gonçalves
10.18.17
mental health
mental health

This Is What It's Like to Live With High-Functioning Depression

Sometimes, depression robs you of your best self quietly.
Knvul Sheikh
10.16.17
Living With It
Living With It

I Went Blind and Started Hearing Colors

My recovery introduced me to new tech that uses sound to help blind people see.
Vanessa Potter
10.10.17
Living With It
Living With It

I Stopped Bingeing and Purging When I Became a Vegan

"Arresting my bulimia took making a radical and mindful change in what I did and didn't eat."
Melissa Meinzer
10.5.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

Staten Island Fought Back Against the Opioid Epidemic

Suburbs and small towns in middle America may be the poster children for the opioid epidemic, but there was an equal storm brewing five miles south of Manhattan.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.27.17
Screen Crack
Screen Crack

Gaga Gets Candid About Her Pain in New Netflix Doc

“They say sometimes it’s like open-heart heart surgery, making music. It’s invasive."
Sarah Kasbeer
9.22.17
addiction
addiction

When You're Addicted to Drugs, You Know You'll Eventually Push It Too Far

"You can't really fuck with Mother Nature for that long."
Amy Dresner
9.15.17