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What are everyone else's opinion/experience's regarding invisible illnesses?
My disabilities are borderline personality disorder, severe depression, type 2 diabetes (insulin resistant), anxiety and I also have nafld. Who hates the stigma behind type 2 diabetes and mental health? I often get your type 2 diabetic cause your FAT, instead of your fat because you are TYPE 2, then you have the people who say ah yes it's just diet and exercise that you need, this may help but it is by no means the answer cause if it was then there would not be medication for type 2, liver disease is also a leading reason for people to develop type 2 as well as many other factors and last but not least the lack of understanding behind mental health because it's an invisible disability and people can't see it and you take meds to conceal it then it simply does not exist, many times people with no medical background, have said "you don't have mental health" to which annoys the hell out of me as im stood there thinking "today must be your lucky day, cause today I'm in a good place, I'm calm, relaxed and feel normal, "yesterday I was Satan on a power trip", the day before I was an emotional reck, the day before that I was feeling suicidal, today I'm just anxious. What are everyone else's opinion/experience's regarding invisible illnesses wether it be cancer/mental health/diabetes/fibromyalgia/MS/Autism etc? I am very interested to see how many people have experienced negativity in their life and their work life... Much love to this community x