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A Nightmare Within a Nightmare: COVID-19 for the Chronically Ill

Victoria Stringer September 3, 2020

For such a large and vulnerable portion of our society, accounts of the experiences of immunodeficient/chronically ill during coronavirus are few and far between. This seems strange to me because the obstacles...

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No, I don’t want to kill sea turtles

Julia Wolynes October 15, 2019

Illustration by Andrea NebhutEvery so often, I reach for a plastic straw at my local coffee place and get a judgmental look from that one person who caught me, or I ask for a straw with my drink at a restaurant,...

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Don’t suffer in silence

Victoria Henretty October 3, 2019

Illustration by Ren RaderWhen I came to Trinity, I expected to go out every weekend and bond with friends after class. In reality, after classes I was so drained that I had to spend my evenings sleeping,...

Myeshia Smith discusses the new support group. Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

SAS creates support group for students with chronic health conditions

Noelle Barrera March 21, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysAccording to a National Health Review report, around seven percent of young adults in America live with a chronic condition, such as fibromyalgia, diabetes or Crohn’s...

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