IG Living Blog

Dedicated to bringing comprehensive healthcare information, immune globulin information, community lifestyle and reimbursement news.

Posted on 15. March 2018

Be Kind

Not all illnesses are visible, so the importance of being kind to everyone cannot be overstated. [More]
Posted on 1. March 2018

Cold vs. Flu

Patient advocate Abbie Cornett explains the differences between a cold and influenza (flu). [More]
Posted on 1. February 2018

Surviving Valentine’s Day with a Chronic Illness

Abbie Cornett, IG Living’s patient advocate, makes suggestions for how people with chronic illness can survive the disappointments Valentine’s Day can bring. [More]
Posted on 18. January 2018

Should I Tell My Employer About My Autoimmune Condition?

Holly Bertone discusses when a person with a disability should inform their employer of their condition and what accommodation may be available. [More]
Posted on 21. December 2017

How to Best Enjoy the Holidays Despite Chronic Illness

Joanna Tierno explains how patients with chronic illness can reduce stress and stay healthy during the Christmas holidays. [More]
Posted on 7. December 2017


IG Living’s Patient Advocate Abbie Cornett explains the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Social Security Income (SSI) for patients with chronic illness. [More]
Posted on 16. November 2017

Participating in Clinical Research

Abbie Cornett, IG Living’s patient advocate, discusses what things patients should consider before deciding to participate in a clinical trial. [More]
Posted on 2. November 2017

The Doctor-Delayed Diagnosis

Patient advocate Abbie Cornett explains why it can take years to diagnose a rare disease and discusses the hurdles patients face while they wait. [More]