Roxy ( aka Roxanne Channel ) Murray
Is a Multiple Sclerosis Warrior , Blogger, Podcaster , Fashion Stylist and MS Advocate.
She created her podcast @SickandSickening_Podcast
while trying to combat her own depression and isolation to navigate life with a chronic illness as a MS sufferer from a ethnic background .
Sharing real unfiltered stories from chronic , disability and invisible illness warriors to create better representation and a safe space for open conversations especially for black and brown people from around the world.
Her number one goal is to use her voice to demand inclusion and visibility for all. She does this by helping others empower themselves to embrace their mobility aids with style, grace and her hashtag #wearenotinvisible
Based in London
Roxy previously studied
Fashion Design , Styling and Promotion at Middlesex University London and went on to become a fashion stylist .
After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis she could no longer work as a stylist but transferred her knowledge of fashion and styling to help herself and others embrace their disabilities, illnesses empowering others to embrace their mobility aids through her social media accounts .
She now works closely with multiple MS organisations to help create better representation and diversity for all but focusing on the black and queer narratives in hopes to work towards a better more diverse MS community that fully represents the full spectrum and diversity within it and possibly a cure .
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