Archive for January, 2014

Brain Injury Ruined My Life


Being knocked on the head presents a bruising or injury to the brain that needs to be taken very seriously and treated promptly and appropriately.

Rare Disease United – One in Ten is affected


Patricia Weltin speaks with Mike and Joyce about plans for Rare Disease Day 2014. Rare Disease United focuses on raising awareness among the general public in her state, and helping to facilitate the gathering of people affected by rare diseases so that they can support one another.

Vote for Mike – Health Activist Hero!

Our very own Mike Lawing (aka Mickeral) has been nominated as a Health Activist Hero.
Please read more about Mike, and endorse his candidacy for Health Activist Hero.

International Kidney Cancer Symposium


Mike Lawing (“Mickeral”) reports on the International Kidney Cancer Symposium, Chicago, October 2014. He describes the array of treatments for kidney cancer.

Betty Garrett – Caring for Caregivers


As the wife of a cancer patient, Betty Garrett was thrust into the role of caregiver and didn’t have a clue what to do, but she learned quickly.