Living With Forestier’s Disease, aka DISH

In this rare illness spotlight post focusing on Diffuse Ideopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), Pamela Jessen explains what it's like living with the condition, what symptoms to look for, what other conditions it's often mistaken for, and how this rare disease is diagnosed.

Meet Capricious Lestrange, Disability Depot’s Chief Editor and Sicko Extraordinaire

Hello and welcome! I’m Capricious Lestrange and there’s much hinted about me in that moniker, but I’ll let you ruminate on that alone. Once when asked about myself, I might have told you that I’m a poet and writer, I work in human resources, hold an MFA, and have a graduate certificate in HR management. … Continue reading Meet Capricious Lestrange, Disability Depot’s Chief Editor and Sicko Extraordinaire