Living With explores what it’s like to live with a chronic health condition. Health Union integrates the power of human connection and technology, uniting people in the shared experiences of life with chronic health conditions. Advocates from different Health Union communities are interviewed, sharing how they have learned to cope with trying symptoms and treatments.
Living With Alzheimer's & Caregiving: Pam F
Pam Farina became a caregiver for her mom as Alzheimer's disease progressively took away her ability to care for herself. Pam shares her experience of caregiving, how and when they hired additional help, and how she now keeps her mom’s memory alive by helping others.
Living With & Finding Strength
For our 50th episode, hear how several of our contributors have found strength as they face incredible challenges: Will Jones (ProstateCancer.net), Abigail Johnston (AdvancedBreastCancer.net), Wren Vandever (RheumatoidArthritis.net), Angela and Karl Robb (ParkinsonsDisease.net), Lorene Alba (Asthma.net), Jed Finley (AnkylosingSpondylitis.net and AxialSpondyloarthritis.net), and Diane Talbert (PlaquePsoriasis.com and Psoriatic-Arthritis.com).
Living With CML: Brian Boyle
Brian Boyle is a professional hockey player who is living with Philadelphia-chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase (Ph+ CML-CP). He shares how he coped with the diagnosis and the importance of support along the way. This episode is sponsored by Novartis, and Brian has been compensated by Novartis for participating. Brian’s story is based […]
Living With Cystic Fibrosis: Megan B
Megan Barlow was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF) at the age of 5. Now 28, she describes what it's like to live with CF and how advances in treatment have made a huge difference in her quality of life.
Living With Endometriosis: Fela D
Fela Dunfee talks about life with endometriosis, chronic pain, and talking with others about your condition, including talking to your partner about how your sex life is impacted.
Living With Asthma: John B
John has been living with asthma all his life. He shares about his experiences of avoiding triggers, how asthma has impacted his life and career, and the importance of finding a community of others with asthma.
What a moving, thoughtful Podcast! Excellent.
Love the podcast!
Great work Emily and thank you to everyone with Health Union who share their personal stories!!!