When sickness interrupts science; How to balance a long-term illness and a research career.

By Emily Sohn Taken from https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-00112-7?utm_source=fbk&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=naturenews&sf179042072=1 Emily Sohn Jennifer Mankoff, who experiences extreme fatigue, studies technologies for people with disabilities.Credit: Dennis Wise/Univ. Washington Jennifer Mankoff was a mid-career researcher in 2006 when she started to experience extreme fatigue. Her condition worsened during the following year with frequent flu-like attacks, a frozen jaw, hearing loss, memory trouble [...]