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Even YOU Can Become Disabled - Why Visitability Is Necessary

mel106
  • By mel106 · New reply April 17, 2014
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • A Wheelchair Wonderland I remember vividly a point in time where I wished desperately that the whole world was in a wheelchair so that everyone could know what my daughter had to go through just to go ...

Boost VHC Drink - 530 Calories

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 67 replies
  • Thanks to a lovely lady battling ALS, I have found out about this new Boost high- calorie drink to pass on to those struggling to maintain or to gain weight. Check it out online. Take special notice to ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Facts About Tooth Decay

miamidentist
  • By miamidentist · Posted March 28, 2014
  • Discussion in In the news · 0 replies
  • Facts About Tooth Decay Did you know that pediatric dental disease, also referred to as childhood tooth decay, is the #1 chronic childhood illness? When left untreated, childhood tooth decay can have ...

Trying to figure it out.

nicoledorman
  • By nicoledorman · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Illnesses · 0 replies
  • Hello, My daughter is three years old and we have been trying to figure out what is wrong with her for the last few months and I was just wondering if anyone has any ideas or suggestions. Brooklyn was ...

Leg or Foot Massage Devices???

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply March 23, 2014
  • Journal · 57 replies
  • Wondering if anyone uses a massage device and how well it works. Jo and I sometimes suffer with our legs wanting to cramp up. Jo even has problems with her left arm occasionally. If anyone can give us ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

Mom To Seven

Momma2Seven
  • By Momma2Seven · New reply March 17, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • The name says it all. All jokes aside, I have a son with Asperger's (HFA), ADHD, and OCD, and a daughter with Hashimoto's and both have Asthma. We are always looking for input ...

5 Influential People of the Civil Rights Movement

mel106
  • By mel106 · Posted March 12, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • For Disability Awareness Month I’ve put together a list of five influential people of the disability rights movement in the United States. This is just a short list of some people who have made a tremendous ...

IAmRaeLeigh

IAmRaeLiegh
  • By IAmRaeLiegh · New reply February 28, 2014
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • My name is RaeLeigh. I am 10 years old. I love school and my family. I am about to celebrate a birthday on March 22. I grew up in North Carolina. I grew up in a very big family. I have five sisters and ...

Hashimoto's Disease

IAmRaeLiegh
  • By IAmRaeLiegh · Posted February 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Nutrition · 0 replies
  • I was wondering if anyone knows what foods to avoid. I have Hashimoto's and I am confused ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

Hashimoto's Disease

IAmJames
  • By IAmJames · Posted February 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Nutrition · 0 replies
  • Hi my 10 year old daughter was diagnosed with Hashimoto's 3 days ago. She is on medicine for it. What foods or diet change should we make or do I wait until her next week appointment and ask the Dr ...

NBC journalist seeking your opinion about “Minute Clinics”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted February 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 2/19/13 Dear members, An NBC reporter is looking to interview parents who have taken their babies or older children to retail health clinics, so-called ...

PsA forum for youths, teens & college students

Virginia1963
  • By Virginia1963 · Posted February 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 0 replies
  • Hi, I'm a member of Patients Living with Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) http://www.livingwithpsoriaticarthritis. org/. It's a great forum to share information, ask questions and get support when you're having ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • Journal · 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

Amazing!!!

Liiiveinhope
  • By Liiiveinhope · New reply January 29, 2014
  • Journal · 22 replies
  • I just read a research article done by a scientist in Japan. It has been duplicated by others around the world. In it they took three containers of rice. Same amount of rice covered with the same amount ...

Cool New Audio-Only 3D Adventure Game

mel106
  • By mel106 · New reply January 12, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • Attention Gamers: Cool New Audio-Only 3D Adventure Game! I’m not a gamer and even I want to play BlindSide! BlindSide is a terrifying new audio-only adventure game, set in a fully-immersive 3D world you’ll ...

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