Birgit is a curious and passionate journalist and patient advocate from Germany. She crafts beautiful stories and does her best to uncover the most interesting collection of details for her readers. As an expert on social media, Birgit works to develop effective social media strategies for her clients and often gives presentations about social media management.
In addition to writing about health for a living, Birgit is also living with MS. As a patient, she is afforded a unique perspective on the realities of living with this disease, one she always brings to her writing. Her favorite way to talk about MS? Through her alter ego Fräulein Trulla of course! Birgit even takes her activism one step further and often speaks on congresses about patient rights and needs.
Birgit loves knitting, fashion, travelling, getting engrossed in a good book and spending hours cooking with her colorful family, a lovely husband and cat.
*Living Like You bloggers are financially compensated at a reasonable market rate for their time. Payments to bloggers in no way influences their writing, opinions or perspectives on life with multiple sclerosis.
Finding activities that lead to relaxation are important for staying healthy. Living Like You blogger, Birgit, knits to help manage her Multiple Sclerosis.read more
You can’t believe everything you see and read on the Internet. Living Like You blogger, Birgit, takes us behind the scenes to explain what to look for when you’re researching for tips and information about multiple sclerosis online.read more
Admitting you need help can be tough. For Living Like You blogger, Birgit, moving past the stigma and accepting help was critical in changing the way she copes with her MS.read more
Running a business while living with multiple sclerosis is no easy feat. Living Like You blogger, Birgit, shares what she’s learned about the power of networking.read more
For those living with MS, finding the time (and the energy) to keep track of everything you have going on can often be a chore. Birgit is sharing the tools that she uses to make it all just a little bit easier.read more
When you’re living with multiple sclerosis, it can be hard to remember to be grateful for the little things. Living Like You Blogger Birgit Bauer offers her advice.read more