In this episode, we talk to creator and activist Gigi Robinson about the positives and negatives of growing up in the digital age. Gigi explains that the ways in which Gen Z socializes, works, and sees the world and themselves is almost entirely shaped by social media. We discuss her experience with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and how her social platform and photography experience was used as an outlet for her struggles, including her chronic illnesss. Gigi is outspoken on topics of mental health, body image and chronic illness both online and in her podcast, Everything You Need is Within.
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12:02 - Gigi explains how Gen Z is creating and consuming at the same time and how there is a oneness with our digital personalities
15:09 - Talks about her experience with chronic illness and how she uses social media as an outlet for awareness