Month: September 2015


Mesothelioma Awareness Day

    • Mesothelioma Awareness Day is September 26, 2015 and the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is spreading awareness of the disease, it's causes and prevention. • About 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year in the US. • Mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos fibers, a carcinogen in construction and consumer products that…

September is Dystonia Awareness Month

In honor of September being Dystonia Awareness Month, the WEGO Health guest blogger this week is Pamela Sloate who is sharing a post she wrote about why Dystonia awareness matters. "Why Dystonia Awareness Matters" When chronic illness strikes, it ushers in a host of issues that impact the entire family. My dystonia was a case…

Losing Faith and Finding it Again in the ICU

When I was in third grade, every night I would press my fingertips together before I drifted off to sleep — it was my little language I had with God. Somehow, I told myself, if I pressed my fingers together as tightly as I could, and felt that warmth in between each tip, whatever I…
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