STORIES OF NEUROLOGY 


Cerebral Palsy

"Really? She looks 'totally normal'"

Stories of parenting children with cerebral palsy

Disabled Dick: Sex & Cerebral Palsy

Andrew Gurza and his story on Sickboy Podcast

Don't assume I'm drunk

Matthew Corkum and his story of living with spastic cerebral palsy on Sickboy Podcast

Multiple Sclerosis

Walkers & Catheters

Ten Secrets Ardra would go back and tell her newly diagnosed self, and her story on Sickboy Podcast

Awakenings

Hannah Laycock's art collection on being diagnosed with MS


Myasthenia Gravis

365 Days of Myasthenia

Travelling & living a full life with myasthenia gravis


Epilepsy

What it's like to have a seizure

Carole's story on Sickboy Podcast

 David B. and his graphic novel of living with a brother with epilepsy 

David B. and his graphic novel of living with a brother with epilepsy 


Tourette's syndrome

F**king B*tch A**hole

Ken Shyvinsky and his story on Sickboy Podcast


Acquired Brain Injury

Struck by a Car

Jennifer's story of acquired brain injury on Sickboy Podcast


Bell's Palsy


Spinal Cord Injury

I Dove Into a Pool and Broke My Neck

Erin's story of becoming a quadriplegic on Sickboy Podcast

 
 
 

Brain Tumors

Super booger or brain tumor?

Judith (previous VP Communications at Sickkids) & her journey with her brain tumor on Sickboy podcast

How do you talk to your kids when you have cancer?

Mark Schoneveld & his journey with oligoastrocytoma


Deafness

The Town of Laurent

Marvin Miller's dream of a deaf utopia on Only Human podcast


Muscular Dystrophy

The Patient Who Diagnosed Her Own Genetic Mutation—and an Olympic Athlete's

Jill Viles & her story in The Atlantic 

" Our mouths and tongues are for tasting, but also for saying words, like 'I love you' "

A collection of stories and poems from Mattie JT Stepanek, a young boy with myotonic dystrophy


Guillain-Barré Syndrome


Strokes

You know what it feels like when you can't identify a snail?

Nina Mitchell and her story of having a stroke at 26, in The Atlantic

A World Without Words

Neurologist Jill Bolte Taylor and her story of having a stroke, on Radiolab podcast


Huntington's Disease

 Based on a true story by neuroscientist Lisa Genova

Based on a true story by neuroscientist Lisa Genova


Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 

"There's no norm when it comes to Norm"

Patients and families share their stories of living with ALS


Migraines

The Hangover That Never Ends

Kate and her story of living with chronic migraines on Sickboy Podcast