• My generation is obsessed with wellness - that can be dangerous | Ione Gamble

    3 days ago - By The Guardian

    People have become transfixed with the idea that being well is the most impressive thing you can do - and as someone who is permanently unwell I will always be considered lesser I have spent a huge part of my 20s learning to accept that I will never be healthy, after being diagnosed with an incurable illness - Crohn's disease - two weeks after my 19th birthday. And although being “healthy” has never been a priority for me - I've never stepped foot in a gym and find it impossible to eat 10 portions of fruit and veg a day - my ambivalence towards “wellness” grew as I dealt with being...
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