Category Archives: Respect

What’s it like to live with ME/CFS?

Has anyone ever asked you what it’s like to live with ME/CFS? Most people think you’re just ‘tired’ or ‘anxious’. Just like the HR person in charge of disability claims at my workplace said to me, “I don’t want you … Continue reading

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Why Some Illnesses Get Little Respect from Doctors

Dr. Brian Goldman is the host of the popular CBC radio show White Coat, Black Art. On May 27, 2011 Dr. Goldman talked about illnesses that, as he puts it, “get little respect from the medical community.” He says that doctors are trained … Continue reading

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