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5,000 Miles Away . . . or From Another Planet?

I was teasing friends, families, and colleagues over the past two weeks that I couldn’t join them for any of the post-inaugural marches organized by our courageous and determined sister leaders as I had to be in Hawaii. While my

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Posted in Adversity, health, mental health, wellness

Brandon Marshall: “The Way People Talk About Mental Health Is Crazy”

I was so moved by this column by NFL All-Pro wide receiver Brandon Marshall, that I wanted to share it with you. He speaks very frankly and eloquently about his own personal struggles, as well as how media reports too often

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Posted in Adversity, Gun Violence, Sports, Stigma

The Great Freeze of 2015: Will there be more babies this holiday season?

In the evening of November 9, 1965, over 30 million people were left without electricity for up to 13 hours. It covered a huge swath of land – over 80,000 square miles – including much of New York, New Jersey,

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Posted in Adversity, Coping, Stress
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