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Nominate Me for Patient Leader!

If you’ve been following my work over the past few years between Global Genes, Chronically Smiling Care Packages, and my book on Surviving and Thriving with Chronic Illness (coming March 2018) please consider nominating me for WEGO Health’s Patient Leader Hero. I’ve been nominated in the past but would love to make the cut this…

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What Crashing Looks Like

It’s been a stressful month. Packing to move to a new apartment. Uncermoniously losing our apartment a week before move in. Having to find a new apartment in two days because we were leaving for the conference. Doing a speech and running on nothing but Ensure and Gatorade. Getting off the plane and immediately moving…

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Why Don’t You Just Sue Them?

For the last eight months, mainly since my butchered port surgery people have asked me: Why don’t you sue? I have to laugh a little because that phrase always brings me back to elementary school. Growing up in a town like Boca Raton it was not uncommon to hear the phrase “Yeah, well, I’m gonna…

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