#HospitalGlam

Karolyn Gehrig has an invisible illness, but #HospitalGlam makes her feel less invisible. Her recent feature on Huffington Post says she was diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome,  a genetic connective tissue disorder in 2003 and has since had many hospital visits, doctor appointments, and various medical testing–something those of us with chronic illness are very familiar with.

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www.karolyngehrig.com

According to Huffington Post, she started #HospitalGlam to help with the stigma that those with chronic illnesses deal with regularly. Check out her website.

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Others with chronic illnesses have joined in on Twitter– sharing their own #HospitalGlam experiences.

I will have to be more intentional on taking glam photos at the hospital. I’ll submit my first now:

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#HospitalGlam

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