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A Day in the Life of Professor and Social Epidemiologist, Dr. Margot Gage Witvliet, Beaumont, Texas, USA

"I wish that more people in America believed that health is a human right, especially now with COVID-19 ravishing low-income communities. I would also like the public to know that women, especially BIPOC women are not always treated with respect by doctors."

Women are bearing the burden of Covid-19 - as patients, as caregivers, as essential workers, as educators.

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  • 2 weeks 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

  • 8 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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  • 9 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

  • 9 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

  • 9 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

  • 9 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

  • 9 months ago