Real Remission 

It has been 6 months since I was diagnosed with ITP. Since then I have suffered with excessive bleeding (resulting in my nose being cauterised); Chemical meningitis caused by immunoglobulin; excessive weight gain alongside some other nasty side effects from the dreaded steroids, and an underative thyroid. This week has being a massive turning point for me. Not only are my platelets high, steady and stable, but my thyroid levels have also returned to normal!!!  Continue reading


Nicholas McCarney

Meet Nicholas McCarney, a 21 year old inspiration from Illinois, United States. Despite having a very rough period of time in his life when diagnosed, his strength and positivity really is inspirational. Enjoy! Continue reading