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The Unexpected Phone Call

By Kate Paulsen-Zissos On September 1, 2016, I went to the bathroom at work to answer a call from a nurse who had navigated with me through six months of ultrasounds, mammograms, biopsies, blood tests, a lumpectomy surgery and most recently, a breast MRI. At the age of 29, I heard the words, “You have cancer.” […]

St. John’s Wort – A Treatment for Depression

The use of prescription anti-depressants is on the rise.  It’s a trend that’s been tracked since 1999.  Today, 1 in 6 Americans reports taking some type of psychiatric drug, mainly anti-depressants. I myself am a former anti-depressant user.  More on that experience another time. I set out on a research mission, and found a number […]

2017 Gratitude Challenge Winner: Kerin Neely

The next winner of the 4th Annual Gratitude Challenge is Kerin Neely.  Below, she shares her story of giving back to children with disabilities.   Something that is very near and dear to my heart, and I feel doesn’t get enough acknowledgement is helping children with disabilities, especially children with disabilities in the school system. […]

2017 Gratitude Challenge Winner: Danny Cummings

Our next winner of the 4th Annual Gratitude Challenge was also a nomination.  Jacqui Farrell wrote to us about her cousin, Danny. A tremendous story that stretches beyond her original email.  To hear his full story, you’ll have to check out the video of our Gratitude Challenge Winner’s with Go Get It LIFE Co-Founder, Theo […]