Do you pathologize yourself?

The label of a health-related diagnosis is like a tattoo on your subconscious mind. But it’s not who you are. If you’re dubbed a “Diabetic”, or “Heart Patient”, or “Obese”, or even “Schizophrenic”, is that different than being called a “person who has Diabetes“? You betcha. Just as you’re not “John’s wife”, “Patricia’s husband”, “Albert’s husband”Continue reading “Do you pathologize yourself?”