Tips, experiences and inspiration for supporting those with serious illness

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It’s not easy being a supporter of someone living with serious illness, and it’s not always about being positive and strong either. For Kieran Hewitt, whose wife was diagnosed with breast cancer...

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When a loved one gets diagnosed with a life-threatening condition it is easy to fall into the caring mode and take on a vigilant nursing persona.  The roles can change instantaneously from a...

Megan McAuliffe

On her 37th birthday, Béatrice Compagnon from Boobytrapp received a phonecall after several months of inconclusive...

Megan McAuliffe

Michelle Boyer was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma at just 23 years old. Michelle suffers continual fatigue and bowel obstructions, her back hurts, as well as her lungs. She’s on constant pain medications and has trouble doing daily tasks, such as washing the dishes or walking her dog.