Podcasts: Using Humor to Fight Cystic Fibrosis
For people who suffer from a chronic illness, infection control is critical. This is a real struggle for people who suffer from cystic fibrosis. The condition can make it so getting a simple cold can be life-threatening. People with this and other chronic diseases can also be subject to mistreatment from a social stigma of their condition. This can also take a toll the mental health of these patients. Some people choose to cope with humor.
In comes the Sickboy podcast. Its creator faced these very issues. He’s turned his lifestyle with cystic fibrosis into a full-time job on a mission to help others laugh and learn.