20 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

FWBW 11: Raising Awareness Under the Intense Heat of the Spotlight

http://dearthyroid.org/flying-with-broken-wings-raising-awareness-under-the-intense-heat-of-the-spotlight/ In some of my past columns I have talked about the importance of educating people about our diseases and how daunting this can be because you never know how they are going to react. The general public seems to be particularly ignorant when it comes to autoimmune disease and many connect it to AIDS, […]

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15 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

FWBW 16: Prejudice, Discrimination and the Need for Education

http://dearthyroid.org/flying-with-broken-wings-prejudice-discrimination-and-the-need-for-education/ “Tis true my form is something odd But blaming me, is blaming God, Could I create myself anew, I would not fail in pleasing you. If I could reach from pole to pole, Or grasp the ocean with a span, I would be measured by the soul, The mind’s the standard of the man.” […]

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