Episode 60 | Reflections on Work, Productivity & MS — feat. Kiki Charles

Tune in to Episode 60 of the Myelin & Melanin Podcast!

Being asked “what you do” when you’re on SSDI can be triggering for many MSers. Join us for a conversation with fellow MSer and content creator Kiki Charles as we grapple with this topic.

Kiki Charles

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Myelin & Melanin™ Podcast

Podcast hosted by Dawn and Daana — two Black women musing about life with Multiple Sclerosis. Dawn is a 44-year-old mother, living in the Atlanta, GA area. She was diagnosed with RRMS in 2000. She has a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo and completed her graduate work in English as a Second Language at American University.

Episode 27 — Disclosure is Daunting: Employment and MS

Listen to Episode 27 of Myelin & Melanin!

Is disclosure important? How much do I disclose? These are daunting questions to consider when faced with disclosing one’s MS to an employer. While the ADA exists to protect people with disabilities, there are many things to consider when asking for accommodations and exercising our rights under this law.

Join us as we discuss the benefits of disclosure, as well as the uncertainty and shame that can often accompany this challenging task.

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Episode 27 | Disclosure is Daunting: Employment and MS

Is disclosure important? How much do I disclose? These are daunting questions to consider when faced with disclosing one’s MS to an employer. While the ADA exists to protect people with disabilities, there are many things to consider when asking for accommodations and exercising our rights under this law.  Join us as we discuss the benefits of disclosure, as well as the uncertainty and shame that can often accompany this challenging task.