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More Cowbell !!

Vicuna
  • By Vicuna · New reply March 24, 2014
  • Journal · 55 replies
  • Hi Everyone, Hopefully, more joy in our life. More quality sleep. More rain for drought-stricken Australians and Californians. And more humor ...

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 ...

Last treatment is here......

Trishyff
  • By Trishyff · New reply March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 15 replies
  • So I am laying here receiving my chemo for my (hopefully) final treatment......reflecting on this crazy adventure with lung cancer I have been on. Never in a million years would I have guessed at this ...

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 ...

Angels

Trishyff
  • By Trishyff · New reply March 16, 2014
  • Journal · 19 replies
  • Life is not the way it's supposed to be.. It's the way it is. The way you cope with it is truly what makes the difference. So I sent an angel over to watch over you last night But it came back. I ask'd ...

Nutrition online group

zpcaregiver
  • By zpcaregiver · New reply February 27, 2014
  • Discussion in Questions · 1 reply
  • Hi, I am new to online communities. I am interested in health and wellness and nutrition but I am not sure if the online group is right for me. Please give me some advice what do you find useful about ...

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 ...

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 ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 3, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

Life, Love, and the Pursuit of a Pain-free Night

Khatn
  • By Khatn · New reply November 19, 2013
  • Journal · 61 replies
  • This past week has given me a load of rows to hoe and think about. One week ago, my darling (and she truly is) 2-y-o Maine Coon kitten (don't care if she's 2, she's still my little kitten) came to me ...

Help with Renal Nutcracker Syndrome

Medmyst
  • By Medmyst · Posted October 29, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Anyone have or know of a Vascular Surgeon or Interventional Radiologist In the Chicago or South/Southwest area that has experience with this rare condition? I was diagnosed 1 year ago after years of trying ...

Supplements That Can Cause Paresthesia

boron
  • By boron · Posted August 27, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • The following supplements can cause tingling (pins and needles) in the fingertips or around the mouth (usually after an overdose) 1. Arginin 2. Beta-alanine 3. Germanium 4. Selenocysteine Certain vitamin ...

Five million

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply August 5, 2013
  • Journal · 261 replies
  • Dear members, Yesterday, Inspire reached a milestone: five million posts written by members! Each of these posts, and the 700 million words they contain, are a simple measure of how much we all do to ...

A new Inspire report in collaboration with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply July 22, 2013
  • Journal · 116 replies
  • As many of you know, Inspire has a professional collaboration with the Stanford University School of Medicine. Inspire members have written personal stories for the Stanford Scope column. I am pleased ...

On being the CEO of your health

John2
  • By John2 · New reply June 11, 2013
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, I'm writing to share with you a link to a new column, "A moose no longer: How I faced down my fears of heart disease." The column is by ...

Down 33 lbs since April 2012 and feeling better than ever!!!

graspingforhope
  • By graspingforhope · New reply April 18, 2013
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Hi Inspire friends!!! After losing my daddy to lung cancer, I succomed to depression for a bit and gained 45 lbs. Deserately trying to lose the weight, I was working out 5-6 days a week and watching what ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Deanna Attai, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply April 16, 2013
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • 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 and caregivers worldwide. The people in this ...

We're hiring!

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted January 22, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Hello everyone, We have a position open with our engineering team at Inspire, and I'd like to share the job description with you in the event you know just the person we're looking for. We found our most ...

weight loss and detox with natural supplements

graspingforhope
  • By graspingforhope · Posted January 3, 2013
  • Discussion in Why I take nutritional supplements · 0 replies
  • Hi everyone! After losing my dad to lung cancer, I gained 45 lbs in a year from depression. Even after working out for months, I wasn't seeing any results & was SO FRUSTRATED! I saw my friend's results ...

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