Disability: What is the worth of a life?

I often say that I feel disabled lives are not valued by society as a whole. We are discriminated against, undervalued, not found as worthy, belittled, ignored, not accommodated for... and the list goes on and on. A society should be rated on how it treats its most vulnerable in it. And what does it … Continue reading Disability: What is the worth of a life?

Living wage vs. Disability income

I just want to share something that makes me think society doesn't value disabled people. I am very relieved to be on disability because I cannot function at the moment. It is necessary. However, one cannot help but notice it is not exactly a living wage, is it? So it sort of makes me wonder … Continue reading Living wage vs. Disability income

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Depression Twice as Likely Among Migraine Sufferers Canadian study finds

National Pain Report¬† Research done at the University of Toronto surveyed approximately 67,000 Canadians, over 6,000 reporting they had been diagnosed with migraine by a healthcare professional. This study has been published in the online journal of Depression Research and Treatment. "Both women and men with migraine were more than twice as likely to suffer … Continue reading Depression Twice as Likely Among Migraine Sufferers Canadian study finds