EI Homelessness Part 2: Water, Food and Hygiene

by Vanessa My current digs, one person bivy tent with tarp. This is my second article in a series on homelessness for those with environmental illness (EI). These are difficult topics to cover since I have found almost every person is different with respects to diet,...

EI Homelessness Part 3: Clothing

by Vanessa This is part three of a five part series on EI homelessness. The previous versions covered shelter and security (part 1) and water, food and hygiene (part 2). CLOTHING This is another “to each his/her own” situation since people with MCS tend to have...

EI Homelessness Part 4: Survival Gear

by Vanessa My “go bag” with a majority of my survival gear. This is part 4 in a series of “EI Homelessness” posts I have written on issues regarding weather, gear, clothing, food, etc. when forced to live outdoors due to environmental illness. Section one...

EI Homelessness Part 5: First Aid

by Vanessa First aid kits are imperative while camping or homeless with MCS. This is the final installment of a five part series on homelessness and survival while living with environmental illness. In this section I will address first aid as a homeless person with...