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Why Netflix's Series 'Afflicted' On Chronic Illnesses Resonated With Me So Much

It was with apprehension that I clicked on the square icon for ‘Afflicted’, Netflix’s new documentary series. The series documents the lives of those with chronic, debilitating illnesses that have been largely dismissed by the medical community. By watching ‘Afflicted’ I was aware that I would be revisiting past events that still feel raw. But content like this is compulsory viewing for someone like me, and I greedily consumed this moving and very necessary series.My own symptoms arrived two years ago, dramatically. I had just finished the final year of...

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Published By: huffingtonpost - Tuesday, 14 August