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Ready to be uplifted by Hero stories? Read about how others have tapped into their inner heroes and activate your own drive to find a positive way forward!

Reiki

How Reiki helped me find my inner hero

I came to find energy and Reiki complementary therapies because I was going through a very negative personal situation in which I felt very desperate because I could not see a plausible solution. Every day things looked darker and darker, so much so that at one point in my life[...]
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Lymphoma

A Stage 4 Lymphoma at 22 years of age

At 22 years old, when I felt like my life was finally coming together, it suddenly fell apart. I had just accepted a job offer at my dream job and was two months away from graduating university when I received the news that I had stage 4 cancer – Primary[...]
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galaxy of stars

You are a galaxy of stars

Sometimes just breathing can leave you feeling crushed and not revived Like you're an ocean so ravaged of salt you question was I ever an ocean at all, Or a mountain beginning to crumble asking yourself how far do I have to fall before I'm no longer a mountain but[...]
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bipolar disorder

Turning my bipolar disorder diagnosis into my purpose

In 1993, I went off to college and I was longing for acceptance and approval.  That is when I came across Body building.  Body building would be the driving force that allowed me to shine and hide my true colors.  I was committed and disciplined, and it felt good.  The[...]
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dilated cardiomyopathy

My daughter had dilated cardiomyopathy

Everything started when I put our 3 month-old twins down for a nap. After a few minutes, I saw Eliana’s chest heaving. I rushed over and found her largely unresponsive. When we got to the emergency room, we learned her heart was only vibrating. The doctors didn't know if she'd[...]
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heart attack

A heart attack taught me the essence of being

Learning, understanding and communicating are my life passions. I thought I understood communication and the meaning of life until one day my heart stopped. On March 24, 2019, during a family meal on a quiet Sunday, surrounded by love, I had a heart attack.
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resilience

Diluting the resistance of our ego to heal

I started my medical career with the firm conviction that I wanted to be a unicist homeopathic doctor and have a humanistic and individualized practice, treating each person in their unique and special complexity. However, even in homeopathy, the medical approach continued to be restricted, since it had to reach[...]
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autistic daughter

My autistic daughter has changed the way I see the world

When you find out that you have an autistic daughter, you feel lost. Of course it is a shock and you have no idea how you are going to deal with the situation, you spend sleepless nights worried about the well-being of your princess, and you are afraid that people[...]
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rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis Won't Stop Me

When disease enters a home, we always tend to think that the person who is ill is the only “victim” of what is happening. I will tell you a story about someone close to me, because in the end the moral is that we are all affected by the things[...]
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postpartum depression

Overcoming Postpartum Depression

I had always wanted to be a mother. I gravitated towards kids - every kid. It was something I always thought would be so easy to achieve. I couldn't have been more wrong.  35 and finally pregnant. From minute one, I felt awful. All the symptoms one could get, I[...]
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uterine cancer

Experiencing Uterine Cancer came with a gift

I've been trying to write these lines for days, and every time I make an attempt, everything inside me stirrs. A few years have passed since I received the news that changed my life and despite the years it is still hard for me to remember those moments again.
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