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September 2014


TEDxLaJolla – It’s Just a Disease: Claire Wineland

September 29, 2014

14 year-old, Claire Wineland was born with cystic fibrosis or “CF”, a genetic disease that causes excessive mucus secretions and collection, especially in the lungs. In her short life, Claire has undergone dozens of surgeries and has spent weeks at a time in the hospital.

Red Band Society

REVIEW: “Red Band Society” Episode 2

September 28, 2014

Here’s my review of the 2nd episode of Red Band Society. I’ve spent a lot of time in hospitals, so I thought I would watch and review “Red Band Society” – the show that looks at the lives of a group of teenagers living in a hospital.


Guest Appearance on “Home & Family”

September 26, 2014

Last year, Claire shared her story of overcoming adversity and inspiring others in her fight against Cystic Fibrosis when she appeared on The Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family. Watch the video here or on Hallmark’s website.