Category: Recovery

You don’t look disabled

Earlier in the week I got home to a letter on the doorstep. My brain injury identity card had arrived – a little piece of plastic that lists the day to day struggles I have with my brain.  The Brain Injury Identity Card is part of an initiative launched by…

Finding the balance

Balance. A word that’s used in numerous facets of life advice. We’re encouraged to eat a balanced diet, find a work-life balance and ensure we balance time for ourselves with time spent with other people. I’ve been thinking about balance a lot this week. I’ve got an exam in a…

Fighting the tide

Have you ever walked out of the sea against the waves and felt like however hard you try to walk forwards, you’re not getting any closer to the shore? Felt like you’re getting more and more tired, but not getting any closer to the end goal?In part, that’s what fatigue…