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Travelling with a chronic illness 2.0

  Ask me now if I'd do it all again and I'd say yes! I'd do it again in a heartbeat. Recently I've returned from a summer school to Colombia with my university. This involved a LOT of firsts. Flying alone for the first time, flying long haul for the first time, first time on… Continue reading Travelling with a chronic illness 2.0

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Growing up with emotional abuse

Some people may ask why I'm writing this blog post. It's a very difficult, painful topic to write about. Some people may even accuse me of lying. Trying to get attention. Trying to get my mum into trouble. Trying to tear my family apart. Some people may say it is less emotional abuse and more… Continue reading Growing up with emotional abuse

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Travelling with chronic illness pt 1

Stress, That's all I can say right now. Lots of stress, lots of organisation, lots of back and forth emails, phone calls, website requests, GP visits. Lots of money being spent and mistakes being made which are stressful to correct. It's knowing your not well enough and your going to have to push yourself to… Continue reading Travelling with chronic illness pt 1

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Taking a mental health break

So, it's the summer holidays. I should be getting myself out there, gaining valuable work experience and what not. But am I? No. And not that I haven't tried. Despite not wanting to be a Lawyer, I have kidded myself enough times that I do and periodically applied for vacations schemes throughout the year. I… Continue reading Taking a mental health break

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Finished 2nd year law//A year in review

Wow! First things first, that went quick. It seems like it was only yesterday when I moved into my student house and now I'm packing up and getting ready to go home for the summer, with an exciting trip planned at the end of July. Thinking of it, it's been such a good year, despite… Continue reading Finished 2nd year law//A year in review

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University with a chronic illness

Having a chronic illness (or many) is hard, there's no doubt about that. You basically become a full-time patient and very quickly realise you need to become better at advocating for yourself if you want professionals to treat you in the way that you deserve to be treated. Add the workload of a full-time degree… Continue reading University with a chronic illness

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6 weeks of 2nd year

Hello again readers of my blog. Today I am coming to you after 6 weeks of second year. Well six weeks of lectures. 7 if you count freshers week and 8 if you consider the fact that reading week is almost over. The last 6 weeks have been hard. I started out trying to do… Continue reading 6 weeks of 2nd year