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HEALTH MATTERS: Disabled woman inspires universal access to education, careers

Against all odds, Danielle Guinn is college bound. Twenty-five years ago, Guinn’s mom, Lisa, was told that her newborn daughter would not be able to walk, speak, hear or see. “Danielle weighed just one pound, four ounces at birth,” Lisa Guinn said. “She spent the first six months of her life in the hospital’s neonatal Read More…

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HEALTH MATTERS: Epilepsy won’t dim the future for Regan Farley

The U.S. Census Bureau reported in 2016 that millennials, at more than 75.4 million, have surpassed Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest living generation. Regan Farley, a millennial, is one of 3.4 million people with epilepsy in the United States. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), approximately 50 million people worldwide have epilepsy, which Read More…