In medicine, plain language saves lives, which is why Jennifer Pearce dedicated her career to helping patients understand doctors, and the other way around.
After a diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease, Kim Spletter thought she’d never ride a bicycle again. Now she’s teaching others how to pedal through their illness.
In Ghana, where mental health issues are widely misunderstood, a homespun support group helps people suffering from anxiety and depression.
By teaching them to play the didgeridoo, Alex Suarez helps fellow sleep apnea sufferers breathe easier.
After his own isolated childhood, professional dancer Antoine Hunter works to share the gifts of deaf and hard of hearing dancers with the world.
Something powerful happens when, from out of the abyss of the Internet, a voice like your own echoes back to you: “You are not alone.”