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Listen in as Allison Breininger and Justin Bajema, millennial caregivers for their chronically ill spouses, speak honestly about what life is like when there are more days spent in sickness than in health.

Nov 23, 2021

As chronic illness caregivers, Justin and Allison are used to experiencing daily challenges, but in the past weeks they’ve both found themselves in unexpected medical situations beyond their norm.


Nov 2, 2021

Allison and Justin describe the unique challenges that arise when the person you’re caring for has an invisible illness. 

Allison's piece mentioned in the show: The Invisible Traveler

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November is caregiver appreciation month, and to celebrate we're giving away one of Allison's Caregiver Gift Boxes along with...


Oct 19, 2021

Justin and Allison discuss the ways in which caregiving impacts their physical, emotional, and mental health, what burnout feels like to them, and how supporters can help.


Sep 29, 2021

Allison describes the recent battles she has been fighting since learning that Sean's home health supplies are not covered under Medicare. Justin shares the dehumanizing process Sarah went through when applying for disability. Both dig in to what it feels like to fight back against a broken system.


Sep 7, 2021

Allison and Justin talk about the difficult reality of being a caregiver for someone with a lifelong chronic illness. They discuss how things  felt at the beginning, how they keep going, as well as how people can better support those in these long term caregiving situations.