Staff Blog: International Women’s Day: The sexism that disables many women in the chronic illness community

International Women's Day 2022#BreakTheBias

by Sam Earle In honour of this year’s International Women’s Day’s theme, #BreakTheBias, I am going to explore a particular kind of bias that affects disabled women: having one’s experiences dismissed by medical professionals. One of the most common forms of sexist discrimination that I face, as a woman, is not being taken seriously, being […]

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