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Not Everyone With A Disability Wants A Cure – Nor Should We Expect Them To

Monday 4 December 2017


From The Sydney Morning Herald:


Woman in a wheelchair at the beach

Not everyone with a disability wants a cure – nor should we expect them to

By Naomi Chainey
December 2, 2017
Copyright © 2017 Fairfax Media

When I grew ill 13 years ago, I watched the life I'd worked and fought for go up in smoke. My job, travel plans, ambitions, social life, independence – one by one, my health problems stole away the things that had made my life meaningful, and I wasted no time filling the void with a singular, obsessive focus on discovering what was wrong and finding the cure.  

Three years later, with a diagnosis of ME/CFS and no cure in sight, I became committed to making the best of the life I now had.


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