Each hospitalization has challenged me in ways that I could never have prepared myself for. Though such phases of pain and discomfort eventually pass, I live knowing the illness will reappear. But the more times I become sick, the more my strength and resilience deepen.
Business student, avid reader, Harry Potter-enthusiast
Aherthy Jeyasundaram is a business student at York University, and an occasional patient at Mount Sinai hospital. She enjoys rereading the Harry Potter series for the umpteenth time, and quoting obscure lines from The Simpsons. She strives to be a voice for students who suffer from invisible illnesses.
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