Living With: Episode 18 – Wren V

Leslie “Wren” Vandever has lived with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) for over 30 years. On this episode of the Living With podcast, Wren shares what it’s like to live with RA, her experiences of dealing with flares, and how she’s found ways to keep hope and positivity alive throughout the tough times.

Content Strategy in Online Communities: Going Beyond Content

Content strategy is a key component of Health Union’s approach to community development. Hear first-hand from the people who are immersed in our communities and why Health Union’s approach works through this Q&A with Brian M. Green, Executive Director of Community Development.

Living With: Episode 17 – Hannah N

Hannah Noonan, an advocate on IrritableBowelSyndrome.net, not only brings a holistic approach to her work as a nutritionist, she also has personally experienced irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Social Media Engagement: Proof that quality leads to quantity

Engagement is a key component of Health Union’s approach to community development. Hear first-hand from the people who are immersed in our communities and why Health Union’s approach works through this Q&A with Rebecca Braglio, Senior Director of Community Development.

Living With: Episode 16 – Angela & Karl R

After being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at age 23, Karl and his wife Angela talk about how laughter and the complementary approach of Reiki have helped them both in dealing with the challenges of living with PD.

Moderation: An online health community tool for understanding, not just responding

Moderation is a key component of Health Union’s approach to community development. Hear first-hand from the people who are immersed in our communities and why Health Union’s approach works through this Q&A with Kristine Zerkowski, Vice President of Community Development.

Living With: Episode 15 – Marisa T

Advocate Marisa Lauren Troy shares the important life lessons she’s learned by living with inflammatory bowel disease and how she uses her experiences to support and help others living with the condition in this episode of the podcast Living With.

Living With: Episode 14 – Rick N

Rick Nash shares his incredible Hep C story, from his diagnosis at age 12, through multiple treatments, and a liver transplant.

Living With: Episode 13 – LB

LB Herbert not only works for Health Union, she has personal connections with two of our communities: Psoriatic-Arthritis.com and SkinCancer.net. In this week’s episode of the Living With podcast, LB talks about how her personal experiences make her work at Health Union so important.

Living With: Episode 12 – Paul H

Paul talks about his experience with bladder cancer, from diagnosis and treatment to how his mindset has shifted, and he discusses how he’s come to terms with his new normal in the latest episode of Living With.