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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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A Day in the Life of Colombian Psychologist Mauricio Jiménez

Mauricio Jiménez Aristizabal is a Colombian psychologist working in Buenos Aires. His work supports elderly patients and using art as a form of inclusion and social bonding.

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  • 3 months ago

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Rare but Real - The Sexual Consequences of My LEEP Surgery

I lost all desire for physical intimacy after the LEEP procedure. But I found healing from connecting with others who have experienced the same. 

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    Kate Orson

  • 3 months ago

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Out of the Dark Room: Healing from Concussion

An otherwise healthy person, I was humbled and shocked at the change in me after a serious concussion. The early weeks of recovery were a challenge both physically and emotionally, as I describe in the attached essay.

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    Debi Lewis

  • 3 months ago

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A Day in the Life of Dr. Leonel González de León

"I admire bacteria. They are much wiser than we are." A glimpse into the daily life and work of Dr. Leonel González de León, an infectious diseases physician based in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

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    Rivka Pruss

  • 3 months ago

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Running With The Wolves

Intuitive storyteller and New Zealand native, Adalina Bonn, determined to heal after a Lupus diagnosis, embarks on a quest for a cure; a journey that will test her both physically and emotionally. 

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    Adalina Bonn

  • 3 months ago

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From Nothing to Cancer

Joanna Laufer went from a life of no illness; to being misdiagnosed for a year, to finding out she was going “From Nothing to Cancer.” 

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    Joanna Laufer

  • 3 months ago