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HuffPost Personal
"This is Rare Disease Week and I learned the hard way ... that most medical folks haven't encountered them and simply won’t be able to help when issues arise."
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"Opiate withdrawal makes any kind of sensation too much -- too bright, too loud, too scratchy."
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Agoraphobia isn't just anxiety. I suffer many consequences as a direct result of this condition.
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In the midst of the heartbreaking events happening in the world, these kittens’ journeys remind me that there is still humanity out there.
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"When we got to Starbucks, the employees would not let us come in. While we waited for our lattes, [they] took our temperatures and recorded our information."
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"I’ve spent almost three decades hearing I am a ticking time bomb and that I’d be dead by 30 and I am deeply, profoundly tired of it."
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"I fear I lost my sister to this idea that women’s lives are incomplete until they’ve been through childbirth."
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The comedian chatted with HuffPost about life since that infamous Trump photo, cancel culture and Me Too and why Tina Fey's impersonation of Sarah Palin was so important.
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You have to be comfortable talking to grieving families and also making small talk as the crematory operator pokes a burning skull.
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"I was not prepared to deal with predatory behavior ranging from overt assault to casual verbal misogyny."
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"My wife and I will leave it to someone else to try and avoid disaster ... we’ve decided that as long as they can postpone the collapse until we’re dead, we’ll be OK."
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How 90-year-old Betty Dodson and her protege Carlin Ross are giving women orgasms all over the world.
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"I knew in my gut that I wanted to experience sexual intercourse within a mutually loving and committed relationship."
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"When I’m out in public now, I notice the looks I get from strangers, most of which seem to say 'Yikes! WTF!'”
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"My worth in my relationship is not tied to how big, or small, my salary is."
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"I constantly grappled with the selfishness of extreme fitness juxtaposed with the selflessness of new motherhood, and the world had a lot to say about it."
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"Society tells us that getting a prenup is like you’re planning for the worst. I disagree."
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Parenting a small child isn't easy. Ulcerative colitis makes it even harder.
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"It’s forced me to get comfortable with being uncomfortable, unpopular and unliked ... while wondering whether my family might suffer for my decision."