Jessica Bracy,  —

Jessica Bracy is a writer living in Columbus, Ohio. After struggling with a myriad of symptoms over the course of two years, Jessica was diagnosed with Cushing’s disease at the age of 30 years old. Jessica was then treated with brain surgery in 2022. Having a rare disease can feel very isolating so Jessica hopes that by sharing her story she will not only shed light on this unpredictable disease but also cultivate community to help others feel less alone.

Articles by Jessica Bracy

We must beware of misinformation about cortisol on social media

As social media has grown over the years, more users have started working as influencers — people who build a following based on their purported level of knowledge and expertise in a specific field. This includes health. Phrases like “weight loss supplements,” “balance your hormones,” and even “lower your cortisol”…