Articles Written By: Cynthia Toussaint, Guest Columnist

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My Story: Love the One You’re With

My Story: Love the One You’re With

By Cynthia Toussaint. One of my all-time favorite and most healing self-care tools is something I’m fortunate to have always possessed but learned about only…
Doing Harm: Damn Right

Doing Harm: Damn Right

I’m three-quarters through Maya Dusenbery’s phenomenal Doing Harm, and it’s by far the best book about healthcare I’ve ever read. I’m lapping up every right-on-the-money…
From Pain to Purpose

From Pain to Purpose

By Cynthia Toussaint. A few years ago I decided to stop looking for happiness. I hadn’t felt that oh-so familiar, pre-pain companion since becoming ill…
My Story: Painfully Lonely

My Story: Painfully Lonely

By Cynthia Toussaint. Lately I’ve been reading reports about how loneliness fits hand-in-glove with high-impact chronic illness and pain. In fact, I’ve learned that the…
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