stories


A Day in the Life of Nurse and Health Innovator, Jessica Bussert, Indiana, US

After caring for a veteran who was septic and near death due to the worst bed sores she'd ever seen, Jessica Bussert knew there was a better solution. She founded Wave Therapeutics with her own savings and hand built 7 prototypes in the quest to find an affordable and effective way to reduce the risk of bedsores.

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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