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Survivor Spotlight: Traci Patton

My story actually starts many years ago. I’ve had issues with my period, since I first started at age 13. I’ll spare you all the gory details, so the men reading won’t be grossed out, but I’m sure a few of the women here know what I’m talking about. 1,245 more words

Blood Clot Awareness-survivor Spotlight

Meet The Yoga Instructors Helping Rape Survivors Heal

In 2007, just months before graduating from the University of California, Irvine, Zabie Yamasaki was drugged and raped by a stranger at a Newport Beach bar. 66 more words

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Faster than a speeding…nope, she’s not fast, she really just wants to nap all the time…

Stronger than a…nope, not strong at all, but she refuses to de defeated… 27 more words

Cancer Battle

The magic of a healthy doctor-patient relationship

The relationship between doctors and their patients has received philosophical and spiritual attention since the time of Hippocrates and still remains a keystone of care. But, unfortunately over the years, this special relationship has undergone a drastic transition. 148 more words

Breast Cancer

Survivor Spotlight: Sarah Wecker

My name is Sarah Wecker and I live in Marysville, Kansas. I am married to my best friend Rick, and have two children. Sean is 20 years old, in college at Black Hills State University. 809 more words

Blood Clot Awareness-survivor Spotlight

Meet The Teen Sexual Assault Survivors Who Took On Their School District And Won

Every few weeks, about a dozen teens gather in their classmate Bella’s living room in Ashland, Oregon. Like the members of the Breakfast Club who came 15 years before they were born, they’re from different cliques: The group mixes jocks with nerds, kids who’ve never been in trouble and those who have, gay and straight. 378 more words

What's Happening On College Campuses

Today I Choose To Speak

April is sexual assault awareness month. It was also the time of year that I was raped at sixteen years old, by a close friend and friend of his. 976 more words

Date Rape