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Living With Illness

Follow Zoe Run Her 3rd Marathon With Type 1 Diabetes

Riva Greenberg | Posted 10.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Photo credit Alexander Khalap Nov. 1 Zoe Heineman is running her third NYC marathon. You can track Zoe during the race by downloading this app. Her b...

As We Are

Francesca Milliken | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Francesca Milliken

Carrie spoke through narrow lips that looked like they were sewn on too tightly. She had the gravelly voice of a lifetime smoker, but her trembly tone...

Living Life to the Fullest With HIV at 61 and Beyond

Patricia Shelton | Posted 12.16.2014 | Fifty
Patricia Shelton

We all think at one time or another "it isn't my problem." I too was one of those who was glad when someone had a crisis or problem and it wasn't me. The year 1991 changed my way of thinking and living.

The Meaning of the Word Shelter

Jana Lee Frazier | Posted 02.23.2014 | Good News
Jana Lee Frazier

For us, the holiday evolved from and revolved around the Christmas tree. But the trip, the many trips, to find the right tree were for my mother only an excuse to shamelessly, obscenely revel in the pure pleasure of nature.

At Peace With Life As I Know It

Alicia Garey | Posted 03.06.2013 | Women
Alicia Garey

I should be arrested for writing something so awful. It feels somehow that if I write this, it will become reality. Everyone knows you must stay positive. You must lead your mind, and thus your body, where you want to go. And yet, I have found my thoughts wandering toward this dark place.

Lessons Learned Through Chronic Illness

Dr. Denise Nagel | Posted 09.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Denise Nagel

Living with uncertainty, I have come to believe that I know things about my body that neither patients nor doctors are taught to value. Here are 10 lessons I've learned while living with chronic illness.

Learning 'How to Be Sick'

Dr. Sharon Ufberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Sharon Ufberg

Full of hopefulness and promise, the valuable tools this book offers are sure to comfort others who are suffering devastating loss and illness.