The Reality of Marfan Syndrome – Guest Post by Shona

Meet Shona Hi, I’m Shona Louise and I’m from Hertfordshire in the UK. I live with a condition called Marfan Syndrome that has caused various secondary conditions and problems over the years. I’ve had spinal fusion surgery to correct Scoliosis and a total hip replacement, I also live with chronic pain across my body but [...]

The Reality of Kyphosis and Scoliosis – Guest Post by Jamie

Content warning – this post briefly mentions blood, and discusses some surgical procedures. 'The Reality Of…' is a series with the aim to raise awareness of disabilities, illnesses, impairments, etc. Also, educating others about the barriers that disabled people and carers face. I hope this series helps to break down misconceptions and stigma. Life doesn’t [...]

The Reality of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita – Guest Post by Nikole

The Reality of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita – Guest Post by Nikole

Nikole's guest post is the 49th post in the segment on my blog, called “The Reality Of…” which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Nikole! Hello readers, I’m Nikole! I’m a 28-year-old blogger from the eastern shore of [...]

The Reality of Brittle Bones (Osteogenesis Imperfecta) – Guest Post by Gem

The Reality of Brittle Bones (Osteogenesis Imperfecta) – Guest Post by Gem

Gem's guest post is the 21st post in the segment on my blog, called “The Reality Of…” which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Gem! Hello! I’m Gem, I’m 26 and I’m from and still live in a [...]

The Reality Of Scoliosis & Degenerative Disc Disease – Guest Post by Amanda

The Reality Of Scoliosis & Degenerative Disc Disease – Guest Post by Amanda

Amanda's guest post is the 8th post in the segment on my blog, called "The Reality Of..." which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Amanda! My name is Amanda Linton. I live just outside of Tampa, Florida but [...]

The Reality Of Scoliosis, Anxiety & Depression – Guest Post by Aimée

The Reality Of Scoliosis, Anxiety & Depression – Guest Post by Aimée

Aimée's guest post is the 6th post in the segment on my blog, called "The Reality Of..." which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Aimée! Hello, my name is Aimée Bryan and I am from the UK, Liverpool. [...]

The Reality of Chronic Migraines, IBS & Scoliosis – Guest Post by Alexandra

The Reality of Chronic Migraines, IBS & Scoliosis – Guest Post by Alexandra

Alexandra's guest post is the 5th post in the segment on my blog, called "The Reality Of..." which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Alexandra! My name is Alexandra Tomlinson and I’m from South Carolina, USA and I’m [...]