News, Updates and Interviews with Life Champions


Dine and Donate Event

A few weeks ago I posted a story about my friend John Valerio and his son Chris who was misdiagnosed for years as Lyme Disease affected his body. John and his wife are now caregivers for Chris.

On Monday and Tuesday June 23rd and 24th Outback Steakhouse on Baltimore Pike in Springfield, Delaware County, has agreed to donate 15% […]

By |June 19th, 2014|Champions, Events, Inspiration, Patient Advocacy|0 Comments

University of Pennsylvania Post for Breast Cancer Awareness

University of Pennsylvania Health System asked me to write a blog for them this month because October is National Breast Cancer awareness month. I was glad to do so and to share my unusual experience with Breast Cancer. My hope in doing this, as is my goal with writing my book, is to create awareness about Breast Cancer and the […]

By |October 16th, 2013|Book, Breast Cancer, Patient Advocacy|0 Comments

Back in the Saddle Again

So many readers have been kind enough to ask me how my parents are doing now, in particular, my mom. I appreciate your thoughtfulness in doing so.

Followers know that, just as Tim and I were wrapping up the entire first draft of my book at Thanksgiving, that my mother had a terrible freak accident. At their home, she fell down […]

By |July 18th, 2013|Family, Patient Advocacy|0 Comments