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A Day in the Life of Artist Karin Schaefer

Healing is an art and art is a healing. "Making my own work is as important for my mental health as it is for the development of the work itself." A Day in the Life of Kinnected's Featured artist, Karin Schaefer.'

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    Karin Schaefer

  • 6 months ago

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My Mystery Illness

A few years into my health issues, I began hiding my condition as much as I could.

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  • 1 week ago

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Physicians for Physicians—A Wellness Initiative

How do burnt-out practitioners restructure their lives while practicing medicine? Sara and Colin Taylor, a husband and wife physician team from Victoria, BC, are here to help!

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    Katherine Plumhoff

  • 2 weeks ago

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A Day in the Life of Canadian Midwife Judy Rogers

A midwife for over 40 years, Judy Rogers pioneered the first midwifery program in the small community of Parry Sound, Canada. 

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    Interview by Rivka Pruss

  • 3 weeks ago

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Tonic Tensor Tympani Syndrome - It's All In Your Ears

The single “thump” of TTTS after speaking or after loud noises is one of the most common symptoms of this disorder and it is my most pronounced symptom.  

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    AnnaLisa Scott

  • 1 month ago

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Sleep Paralysis: Learning to Control My Shadows

I encountered sleep paralysis during my pregnancy a decade ago. I've come to understand that I hold all the control.

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    Megan Lane

  • 1 month ago

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Morning Reverie: Appreciating the Small Things

Mental Health for me starts with a positive attitude irregardless of the situation. This is an exploration of how I'm slowing down my life to smell the roses and enjoy the small things.

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    Travis Howard

  • 2 months ago