Category Archives: Media


National Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week

Some time ago I wrote a piece for this blog about “awareness” weeks or months. Specifically, I recall making a point about awareness taking on an entirely different meaning when it becomes personal. This week, is very personal for me… Read More


Speaking the Language of multiple sclerosis

Previously thought to be a disease targeting primarily Caucasian individuals with European ancestry, the Hispanic community may have thought they were “immune” to this disease. Dr. Conill, born in Cuba and raised in the United States since age 4, knows all too well this is not the case. Read more… Read More


Listening Is Powerful Medicine

Listen to Listening Is Powerful Medicine , as heard on NPR’s Weekend Edition, February 1, 2009 Read More