Category Archive: Top Posts

Letter To My Sixteen-Year Old Self

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I came across this writing exercise from two years ago, and I found myself reading it with fresh eyes again. Dear Marie, You are so caught up right now in studying for exams so that… Continue reading

Motivation Monday

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Patient as Hero

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Originally posted on Future Patient – musings on patient-led healthcare:
Halfway through an inspirational talk at a conference, I began to feel uncomfortable. As the eloquent speaker told a gut wrenching story of…

On Kindness

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Do you read breast cancer blogs? Please take this survey

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Rebecca Hogue is doing a study on how breast cancer blogs impact those who read them. I think her research findings are going to be very interesting, given that there is little or… Continue reading

Music And The Brain

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Jessica Grahn, Cognitive Neuroscientist, talks about the power of the human mind and how it can be transformed through music.

Better Knowledge, Better Health? Making Research Relevant, Accessible, and Prioritized to Patient Needs.

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Originally posted on Colleen Young:
This week #hcsmca will be hosted by long-time community member, Marie Ennis-O’Connor (@JBBC). Join her at April 15, 2015 at 1pm ET (time zone converter). By Marie Ennis-O’Connor (@JBBC) Marie Ennis-O’Connor With a personal…

Mindful Monday

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Off On My Travels

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I am off on my travels again. I’ll be attending the Beryl Institute’s Patient Experience Conference in Dallas  – it’s my first time visiting Dallas and I am looking forward to discovering a new place… Continue reading

Mindful Monday

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