Navigating the Charity Care Labyrinth
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Navigating the Charity Care Labyrinth

As of July 27, 2020, I am elated to announce that I am no longer in debt to my local hospitals. I’m also very angry that it’s taken as long as it has. To give you some background: I have Functional Neurological Disorder(FND), which is a relatively common (but rarely properly diagnosed) neurological condition that…

Managing debt while Disabled: Student Loans and Hospital Bills
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Managing debt while Disabled: Student Loans and Hospital Bills

One of the many scary things about being disabled is the crushing debt that can occur and add stress to your life. Most disabled people end up relatively poor, sometimes below the poverty level, due to the combination of expenses and lack of income. We often find ourselves struggling to do more with less and…