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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the date for this event has been changed to Monday, April 11th. We hope you are still able to join us! On behalf of Library & Knowledge Services at National Jewish Health, you are invited to a special event with Colorado’s own Poet Laureate, Bobby LeFebre. April is National Poetry Month, and the… Read More »
It’s difficult to talk about, even scary. Important things usually are. And deciding what to do about that transition between life and death – how to make it more comfortable, what to do afterwards – is so very important, to our loved ones and ourselves. It involves issues not only of health, but of spirituality,… Read More »
In this post, Paula Mozen, Director of the documentary LIFE INTERRUPTED, shares the story of her journey with this film about the experiences of three breast cancer survivors. Portions of the original post have been edited for clarity. I was a documentary filmmaker long before I became a breast cancer survivor. When I was first… Read More »
Join NNLM and our All of Us community partners on March 11, 2021, 3-4 pm ET for a live event with Amy Byer Shainman, author of Resurrection Lily: The BRCA Gene, Hereditary Cancer & Lifesaving Whispers from the Grandmother I Never Knew. Shainman and Ellen Matloff, a certified genetic counselor, will discuss and answer your questions… Read More »
The reason we have cancer and heart disease is the same reason you can’t get rid of the wear and tear on your tires on your car: as soon as you use them, you are wearing them away. You can’t make eternal tires, and it’s the same with the human body. – S. Jay… Read More »