My Ap Microeconomics teacher said today that the new Apple i-watch (or whatever it’s called) is going to be great because it can help encourage people to stay healthy. He then said maybe one day it’ll be able to maybe track diabetes.
Track diabetes? Which type of diabetes? Are we talking about…
Chronically ill people are the most hardcore people I’ve ever known
Like we spend all day everyday in pain but we still get up and do things while your healthy ungrateful self says you can’t go outside because you have the sniffles
“There’s a couple of stages of having a chronic disease; there’s the being sick - like suddenly you’re sick and you don’t know what’s wrong. And that can be super terrifying depending on how severe your symptoms are. Then there’s the being diagnosed part which comes along with this word chronic, which inside of it hiding there is the word incurable - which no one says out loud but which is the worst word. It means, not only has your life changed, your life has changed irrevocably.”—Hank Green on Living with a Chronic Disease (via doingthediagnosis)
my favorite thing about sterek is that despite the fact that they constantly claim to not trust each other and not care if the other one lives or dies,they sure put a lot of effort in keeping the other one safe and just keep trusting each other time and time again
don’t say you’re a writer if you just write fanfiction for your entertainment. you’re only a writer if you kill a bear with a typewriter to appease the spirit of hemingway and slather yourself in ink in tribute to shakespeare, the one true over-penis of literature.
I was prepared to be so angry, and then this just got awesome.