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Let’s Just Call Him ‘Unbreakable Doug Plaut’

Doug Plaut appears on the Emmy-nominated hit Netflix show “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” but it’s his story of overcoming thyroid cancer at a young age that makes him unbreakable.

By Mary Shomon

9 Mantras for Psoriatic Arthritis

Find inspiration for living daily with psoriatic arthritis by reading these mantras by patient expert Diane Talbert

By Diane Talbert

Dense Breast Advocate Nancy Cappello Dies

Nancy Cappello's advocacy for breast density notification in mammogram reports resulted in legislation in 36 American states, a move that saves lives.

By Stephanie Stephens

Professional Martian With Ankylosing Spondylitis #NBD

I know you’re thinking, first, what’s a professional Martian? And second, how does she roam Mars while living with ankylosing spondylitis? We answer it all in this compelling interview with Dr. Tanya N. Harrison, Ph.D.

By Charis Hill

Psoriatic Disease Patient Advocate Lori-Ann Holbrook Up Close and Personal

Get to know psoriatic disease patient advocate Lori-Ann Holbrook and find out why she started her blog and how she practices self-care.

By Julie Cerrone Croner

How Accurately Is Schizophrenia Portrayed in Movies?

Which movies get schizophrenia right, and which ones get it wrong? Claire Gillespie weighs in.

By Claire Gillespie

7 Celebrities Living With Multiple Sclerosis

Celebrities are able to spread awareness and inspire others living with MS. Here are seven celebrities with MS.

By Lisa Emrich

Journalist’s Leukemia Made Advocacy Personal

When medical journalist Andrew Schorr was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, he could truly connect with his audience about patient empowerment.

By Rachel Zohn

5 Celebrities With Schizophrenia

Fame and fortune can complicate the treatment of schizophrenia. Patient expert Mike Veny highlights the profiles of five celebrities with the condition.

By Mike Veny

Living With Psoriatic Arthritis: One Woman’s Journey

Diane Talbert is proof that psoriatic arthritis need not come in the way of living a full and meaningful life. Here’s a profile of this patient advocate.

By Diane Talbert