Ella Answers Your Questions

Ella Answers Your Questions

This week I answer your questions. I asked for questions on my YouTube community tab, and on Twitter. Subsequently I’ve picked my favourite questions to answer. This weeks resulting video is Ella answers your questions. It’s half term and the Purple...
Emetophobia

Emetophobia

I have emetophobia a fear of vomiting. Like many phobias it’s distressing and inconvenient. Sickness is an inevitable part of family life, which means I have to face my phobia regularly. My children regularly complain of sore tummies. Usually caused by anxiety...
Weighted Blanket

Weighted Blanket

My children have had their own weighted blankets for several years now. It never occurred to me that I might benefit from one. So when a friend told me about the gravity blanket I was interested in trying it to see if it would help me with my anxiety and sleep issues....
Autism And Physical Health

Autism And Physical Health

This week I’m joined again by my autistic friend Ros, for this months Autism In Company. We’re discussing autism and physical health. Anecdotally in the autism community there appears to be a higher incidence of certain physical health conditions....
My Thoughts On Netflix Series Afflicted

My Thoughts On Netflix Series Afflicted

When Jamison, who suffers from the same chronic illness  I do, was approached to take part in Netflix series Afflicted he was told the series would be filmed “through a compassionate lens”. Jamison and the other participants, who all live with different...