Filing A Complaint Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

 If you have been discriminated against by an employer because of your disaiblity, you can file a complaint with the EEOC under the Americans with Disabilities Act.  I covered much of Title I of … [Read more...]

Part 1: Americans with Disabilities Act

 Disabled employees are supposed to be protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, but we all know that as chronically ill patients, we face discrimination on the job frequently due to … [Read more...]

Broken, Depression & Discrimination

   This week has been one of those weeks that could not end fast enough.  I am still slowly recovering from my flare and the longer it takes me to get over it, the more the depression sets in.  I put … [Read more...]

My Dreams for the Future Do Not Include Disability

I have a huge goal and I know that many people will think that I am in denial about my illnesses but I'm not - I'm optimistic. Maybe a little too optimistic about this particular goal? I really have a … [Read more...]

Disability Proving to Be A Major Hindrance Around Every Corner

  Social Security Disability is not a process to be taken lightly. Many of us with CFS, Fibromyalgia, IC Disease or a combination of the three have found it necessary to go to these extreme … [Read more...]