Inspiring People

Collection by Inspire • Last updated 9 hours ago

2.21k 
Pins
 • 
2.49k 
Followers

Patients, caregivers, physicians, nurses, researchers and others making a difference

Inspire
About — The National Minority Quality Forum

About — The National Minority Quality Forum

About — The National Minority Quality Forum

The promise of scientific partnerships with people on the spectrum | Spectrum | Autism Research News

The promise of scientific partnerships with people on the spectrum | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Five collaborations involving autistic scientists and experts are advancing autism research, from lending support for theories of the condition to shoring up trials of new treatments.

I Was Diagnosed With Mild Cognitive Impairment | Next Avenue

I Was Diagnosed With Mild Cognitive Impairment

Here's how my mild cognitive impairment began, the neurological tests and the steps I'm taking from here. And here's what you can learn.

Smiling Faces | Cancer Today

Smiling Faces

Smiling Faces | Cancer Today

click to view larger image

Lambert, Marcus

click to view larger image

JAN 13, 2021 - Dr. Noor Jihan Abdul-Haqq didn’t know what her patient was asking for, but that didn’t stop her.As a medical student in 2005, Abdul-Haqq participated in a program in which she helped treat people who had HIV and AIDS in the Dominican Republic. One patient asked for “albondigas." Abdul-Haqq’s Spanish was limited, but she asked around until someone finally directed her to a place that sold meatballs.“Sometimes people may ask a question and I don’t really know how to figure out…

Noor Jihan Abdul-Haqq: 'Making to ensure that this is a good place to be'

JAN 13, 2021 - Dr. Noor Jihan Abdul-Haqq didn’t know what her patient was asking for, but that didn’t stop her. As a medical student in 2005, Abdul-Haqq participated in a program in which she helped treat people who had HIV and AIDS in the Dominican Republic. One patient asked for “albondigas." Abdul-Haqq’s Spanish was limited, but she asked around until someone finally directed her to a place that sold meatballs. “Sometimes people may ask a question and I don’t really know how to figure out…

In this narrative medicine essay, a critical care and palliative care physician draws a valuable lesson about the limits and beauty of last-ditch interventions after failing to save a fledgling hummingbird chick in its nest.

Hummingbird Lessons—Limits and Beauty of End-of-Life Interventions

In this narrative medicine essay, a critical care and palliative care physician draws a valuable lesson about the limits and beauty of last-ditch interventions after failing to save a fledgling hummingbird chick in its nest.

Creating Art to Create Change: The Power to Heal & Mobilize Community - Melanoma Research Alliance

Creating Art to Create Change: The Power to Heal & Mobilize Community

Creating Art to Create Change: The Power to Heal & Mobilize Community - Melanoma Research Alliance

I Want to Share the Truth About Living With AIDS

I Want to Share the Truth About Living With AIDS

Daniel Garza, an HIV-positive activist who has AIDS, has led a remarkable life. From coming out as gay to his Mexican Catholic family, battling drug and alcohol addiction, and receiving diagnoses for both AIDS and cancer, he tells us how’s he’s overcome challenges and stays motivated to live each day to the fullest.

Enter the Kentucky Reptile Zoo—one of the largest collections of venomous reptiles in the world—and meet Jim Harrison, the man that spent his 42-year career milking King Cobras for anti-venom and saving lives across the globe. What drives a man like this to risk his life each and every day?

The Snake Milk King: What drives this man to risk his life each and every day?

Enter the Kentucky Reptile Zoo—one of the largest collections of venomous reptiles in the world—and meet Jim Harrison, the man that spent his 42-year career milking King Cobras for anti-venom and saving lives across the globe. What drives a man like this to risk his life each and every day?

Candace Feldman, MD, MPH, ScD | Lupus Foundation of America

Candace Feldman, MD, MPH, ScD

Candace Feldman, MD, MPH, ScD | Lupus Foundation of America

TikTok users are rallying to help elite athlete Jimmy Choi by designing a pill bottle that's easier to use when his hands shake due to Parkinson’s disease.

TikTok Users Rally to Help Elite Athlete with Parkinson’s

TikTok users are rallying to help elite athlete Jimmy Choi by designing a pill bottle that's easier to use when his hands shake due to Parkinson’s disease.

Teresa Wright-Johnson | A Heart That Matters

Teresa Wright-Johnson | A Heart That Matters

Doctor erases cancer patients' medical debt totaling $650,000 Video - ABC News

Video: Doctor erases cancer patients' medical debt totaling $650,000

Doctor erases cancer patients' medical debt totaling $650,000 Video - ABC News

Daily Dose - Bone Cancer Survivor Now Relieves Others’ Pain as Orthopedic Surgeon

Bone Cancer Survivor Now Relieves Others’ Pain as Orthopedic Surgeon

A painful bout with osteosarcoma couldn’t deter a teenage Kevin Weiss. Instead, his experience with bone cancer at age 15 inspired him to pursue a medical career. Today, as an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Weiss helps patients do what they thought was impossible – live, work, enjoy life and explore their passions without debilitating pain.

Patient’s son live streams video game to raise funds for Moffitt

Roblox for Moffitt

Patient’s son live streams video game to raise funds for Moffitt