June 8, 2022

Persevering through a Long-Term Disease with Nono Osuji

Persevering through a Long-Term Disease with Nono Osuji

Getting a diagnosis that you have a long term illness is hard. When it attacks your organs, it gets even harder!! What happens when it takes over your money maker: your face! In this episode, I am speaking with Nono Osuji who is a writer, producer, and actor living with lupus, which is a long-term autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system becomes hyperactive and attacks healthy tissue.

I invite you to join our conversation as Nono and I discuss:

  • Systemic lupus
  • Lupus symptoms
  • Supporters
  • Finding solutions
  • Health care
  • Affordable Care Act
  • Power of the mind
  • Kidney failure
  • The importance of naps
  • Living donor
  • A+ blood type
  • Telling your story


Honorable Mentions

Link for donors https://www.livingdonordallas.org -Just put her name Cynthia Osuji; the bday is optional.

Paypal email for donations to make the documentary fornono75@gmail.com

African Americans and Lupus

Where can you find Nono Osuji :

IG - Broke, Gifted and Black

IG - Lupus Diaries

Broke, Gifted and Black Podcast


This podcast is hosted by Bianca Kesha Hughes. Known for authenticity and heart-work services, Bianca is the ultimate trailblazer in the mental health and wellness field as a therapist, coach, speaker, and podcast host, inspiring her audience to let go of the illusion of perfectionism. Ready to learn more? Contact her here!


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