Post-Polio Syndrome Apocalypse. Or maybe it isn’t as bad as it seems?

With 400,000 post-polio syndrome patients walking around, I see a need for a voice out there to raise awareness of what is going on. I understand that we are a minority and with that in mind I have a new campaign to work on. I’m just the guy to raise awareness by opening my big mouth about post-polio syndrome.

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Go around, go through, but don’t settle for NO

That day I didn’t make a huge difference, but I stood up to a doctor who was dead set against listening to anything I had to say. I took over the conversation and forced a discussion about options. Change starts with opportunities like these.

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At My Starting Line

June 4, 2010 at 1:04 PM I got my #WhatTheHealthCare moment when the nurse on the other end of the phone told me the results were positive. I actually had to say the words because she couldn’t. I have cancer, I asked. Breast Cancer? Yes,…

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What’s The Fix? A Free Health Care Conference for Everyone

What’s The Fix? | June 14, 2017 At What’s The Fix? We invite health care industry leaders and everyday people alike to join us as we listen and learn from a group of incredible patients, caregivers and innovators who are working to put people at…

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My Patient Advocacy 101

My experience of advocating for patients has taught me that awareness on patient safety must be taught to every stakeholder in health care, including patients and families, health care providers, policy makers, and medical equipment manufacturers. Only together, can we make a difference.

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