12 Products People With Incontinence Swear By | The Mighty

For many with chronic illness and disability, incontinence can be a symptom of their condition or even a side effect of medication. Regardless of the cause, dealing with incontinence can be frustrating and, at times, a bit messy. There are also harmful (and inaccurate) pervading stereotypes that only young children or the elderly experience incontinence and … Continue reading 12 Products People With Incontinence Swear By | The Mighty

When You Don’t Remember Life Before Your Mental Illness | The Mighty

TW: talk of self-harm Recovery from mental illness is challenging no matter what, but it is extra challenging when you have no recollections of life “before.” I never lived a life before trauma, before mental illness, before these monsters. I don’t remember what “healthy” feels like, mostly because I’ve never experienced it. I was 2 … Continue reading When You Don’t Remember Life Before Your Mental Illness | The Mighty

6 Tips for Effectively Managing Your Bipolar Disorder — From Pill Trays to Practitioners | Psych Central

Bipolar disorder is a difficult illness. It affects everything. In addition to affecting your mood, it affects your judgment, concentration, memory, energy and sleep. It affects your relationships. It affects your everyday. It can bring about a deep, sinking despair, or jolt you into a euphoric state where your brain literally can’t compute the consequences … Continue reading 6 Tips for Effectively Managing Your Bipolar Disorder — From Pill Trays to Practitioners | Psych Central

Lebanon: Schools Discriminate Against Children with Disabilities |Human Rights Watch

Lebanon’s public education system discriminates against children with disabilities. Children with disabilities are often denied admission to schools because of their disability. And for those who manage to enroll, most schools do not take reasonable steps to provide them with a quality education. Source:  Lebanon: Schools Discriminate Against Children with Disabilities | Human Rights Watch