Veronica With Four Eyes

Chiari Malformation

My Favorite Neck Pillows

My Favorite Neck Pillows

Thanksgiving week 2015, my dad and I were rear-ended while driving on the interstate, and I had awful whiplash as a result (thankfully, no one else was injured). Later on, we learned I had more extensive damage in my neck, something that I still struggle […]

Dealing With Power Outages On Campus

Dealing With Power Outages On Campus

There have been many instances where I have been sitting in my dorm room, and suddenly the power would cut out. Sometimes it was just for a few seconds, but I once was in the dark for 36 hours, and am currently writing this post […]

Visiting Holiday Lights With Photosensitivity

Visiting Holiday Lights With Photosensitivity

Visiting Christmas and holiday light displays with migraines, epilepsy, and similar photosensitive conditions.

How To Create Accessible PowerPoints

How To Create Accessible PowerPoints

Ten tips for ensuring PowerPoint presentations are accessible for people with disabilities from the start.

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

How to pick out earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and scarves with chronic pain

How To Make A Dorm Room Completely Dark

How To Make A Dorm Room Completely Dark

How to block out all light in a dorm room and make it completely dark. For students with migraines or who just need total darkness to sleep

My Experience With Botox

My Experience With Botox

My experiences getting Botox for chronic migraines and suspected cervical dystonia with Chiari Malformation

Why I Love Having Friends With The Same Condition

Why I Love Having Friends With The Same Condition

How having friend with low vision and Chiari Malformation has helped me accept my disability and diagnoses

Navigating High School With a Leg Brace

Navigating High School With a Leg Brace

Walking the halls of high school with an immobilizing leg brace- great for students with short and long term injuries and conditions

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

Written for Chiari Malformation Awareness Month on the sixth anniversary of my chronic illness symptoms appearing