The Marfan Blog

Sarah E. McMillan

Sarah, who has Marfan, is a research associate, social worker, and qualifying holistic practitioner who lives in Toronto, Canada. Over the years she has used different styles of writing and research as a therapeutic tool for learning to live well with illness. She has her diagnosis to thank for directly shaping her desire to improve health systems and experiences of illness.

Recent Posts

Adolescent, Angry & Aware: Learning to make sense of ourselves and our bodies

Feb 11, 2019 by Sarah E. McMillan

Have you ever found yourself in a group of new friends and pushed yourself a little (or a lot) because you didn’t want to bring up your diagnosis?  Have you ever felt anxious about going to your cardiology appointment and thought “I could put this off for another few months?” You are not alone.