How Digital Health Changed Our Lives #digitalhealth

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Aetna Foundation.

Today I’m hoping to motivate you in a different way. I’m hoping to motivate you to take charge of your health care and your loved ones if you haven’t already. And I’m going to share a very personal story. A story that is hard to tell and maybe for some hard to hear. I’ve mentioned that Jason’s disability hearing was coming up on Tuesday, now I’m going to tell you why we were even there.

a quick selfie with the phone today

a quick selfie with the phone today

Jason started getting sick in his early thirties, maybe 33 or so. It was a slow progression of him feeling awful to feeling like death was upon him. And it’s been a long, long road to diagnosis. Jason’s diseases don’t always show up on a xray or CT scan but they are there (and there are some things that do show up). His two major diseases are  chronic prostatitis and interstitial cystitis (IC). But I’m jumping ahead.

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