In movies, cancer is an extraordinary condition that enables extraordinary events. But in real-life, cancer is not extraordinary. It’s part of life.
In a sport played entirely in wheelchairs, the members of the champion U.S. Power Soccer compete on chariots of fire… sometimes literally.
To create her award-winning art, New Zealand comic artist Jem Yoshioka has learned to juggle her doubts, her anxiety, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
In “On Being Ill”, the feminist author asked an important question: why isn’t illness one of the great themes of literature, alongside love and battle?