Folk singer-songwriter Phil Ochs gave voice to the righteously rebellious 1960s, while trying to keep his depression in check.
The History Lesson
How the famous American singer-songwriter found new ways to hope after his Huntington’s diagnosis
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?
Always a great actress, Academy Award winner Patty Duke credited proper medication as what gave her the right tools to be a good mom.
Chicago Cubs third baseman Ron Santo knew he was a great ballplayer, but when it came to his diabetes, he didn’t think he was extraordinary.
How Katherine Mansfield, one of New Zealand’s most prolific storytellers, found strength to deal with her chronic pain through her fiction.