Thousands share their invisible disabilities on Twitter – BBC News

Thousands share their invisible disabilities on Twitter

By Paul Harrison
BBC UGC and Social News

Published
25 October 2017

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image sourceAbby Sams

image captionAbby Sams tweeted the difference between days in and out of her wheelchair

Using the hashtag #InvisiblyDisabledLooksLike, Twitter users across the world with hidden disabilities have been sharing pictures and stories to challenge society’s perceptions.

Many people live with hidden disabilities – a physical, mental, sensory or neurological condition which don’t have physical signs but are painful, exhausting and isolating.

They must also deal with the frustration, misunderstandings and [...]

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