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Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • 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
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  • 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 ...

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

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
  • 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 ...

NBC journalist seeking your opinion about “Minute Clinics”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted February 19, 2014
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  • 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 ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted February 11, 2014
  • 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 ...

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

John2
  • By John2 · Posted December 6, 2013
  • 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 ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted November 26, 2013
  • 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 ...

Sources sought for story about statins for high cholesterol

John2
  • By John2 · Posted November 18, 2013
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 11/18/13 Dear members, A journalist from the Everyday Health site contacted us today seeking to interview US-based Inspire community members for a story ...

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

Khatn
  • By Khatn · Posted August 25, 2013
  • 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 ...

Five million

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted April 11, 2013
  • 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 ...

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

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 1, 2013
  • 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 ...

A new Inspire report in collaboration with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 13, 2013
  • 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 ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Lindsey Miller

John2
  • By John2 · Posted January 29, 2013
  • 13 replies
  • 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 featured in our Q&A series ...

We're hiring!

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted January 22, 2013
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  • 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 ...

New column: Looking for comfort during a less-than-comfortable diagnosis

John2
  • By John2 · Posted January 16, 2013
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, I'm writing to share with you a new column, written by the founder of an Inspire partner organization, that I think will interest you ...

Sources sought for article on "Simply Thick"

John2
  • By John2 · Posted September 18, 2012
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 9/18/12 Dear members, A health reporter for MSNBC.com is writing an article about the product, Simply Thick, and is looking to interview a parent of ...

New column: "My son, and his doctors"

John2
  • By John2 · Posted August 3, 2012
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, I'm writing to share with you a new column, "My son, and his doctors" http://occupyhealthcare.net/2012/08/my-s on-and-his-doctors/, by ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Howard Luks, MD

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 9, 2012
  • 59 replies
  • Dear Inspire Community Members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people we feel are making contributions to helping patients worldwide. We are posting ...

Parents, kids and sports

JLH1
  • By JLH1 · Posted March 28, 2012
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  • Hi Friends, It has been a long time since I have written anything for this site. It seems that as time passes our family’s cancer experience with my daughter Ashley drifts farther from my thoughts. It ...

Life

tofuroxs
  • By tofuroxs · Posted March 8, 2012
  • 12 replies
  • Wow, where do I start? Well, my name's Chris, I was born in 1984 in Brandon, Fl, on August 16th. On June 25th 1987 I was burned in a fire that burned 97% of body with 3rd degree burns. I've got through ...

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