Articles by: Brittany Ferreira

Ryerson student describes how she copes with a chronic illness that affects her mood

Ryerson student describes how she copes with a chronic illness that affects her mood

“I don’t know what triggered my panic attacks but it felt like all-consuming fear was swallowing me up into a black hole of paranoia. I became afraid of everything.”

by Brittany Ferreira· · News
‘At 15, I was diagnosed with an incurable disease’

‘At 15, I was diagnosed with an incurable disease’

In honour of November being Crohn’s and colitis Awareness month, The Ryersonian’s photo editor Brittany Ferreira shares her story of living with Crohn’s disease.

by Brittany Ferreira· · News, Opinion, Voices
Staying visible should be a top priority for night cyclists: director

Staying visible should be a top priority for night cyclists: director

The Ryersonian spoke with a professional that gives you tips for staying safe while cycling in the city.

Blue Jays fans cheer at the Rogers Centre for ALDS game five against the Texas Rangers on Oct. 14. 
Steven Goetz / Ryersonian Staff

Sports fans turned to superstitions as Blue Jays made post-season run

Thanks to the Toronto Blue Jays’ valiant effort this post-season, fans in the city are becoming more vocal about their pre-game rituals.

by Brittany Ferreira· · Baseball, News, Sports