The Judge Rotenberg Centre Tortures Autistic & Disabled People

Trigger warning These articles discuss the use of electric shock on human beings. No graphic details are described, however the content may be upsetting for some — In fact, it should be upsetting for everyone. The Lines Between Behaviour Therapy, Abuse, And Torture Are Very Thin And Very Blurry Stress And Anxiety Impede Learning SeemsContinue reading “The Judge Rotenberg Centre Tortures Autistic & Disabled People”

Celiac Disease Is Not A Gluten Allergy

May is Celiac Disease awareness month Ignorance is annoying One evening, when I was newly diagnosed, I was out for dinner and drinks with my team after a soccer game. I was just learning how to navigate a gluten-free (GF) diet at home, and very awkwardly figuring out how to eat in a restaurant without gettingContinue reading “Celiac Disease Is Not A Gluten Allergy”

 Epilepsy Awareness Day

My personal experiences with seizures and idiopathic epilepsy I am not currently diagnosed with epilepsy, but I did struggle with idiopathic seizures in my mid-twenties (idiopathic essentially means they don’t know how or why they started). Unfortunately, being a young female with mental health issues and unexplained medical problems often leads to doctors and other medical professionalsContinue reading ” Epilepsy Awareness Day”