We were so thoroughly fed by the steel network of community around us that I lost count of my blessings. Already a big believer in the value of friends cooking for friends, I became essentially devout.
I wanted nothing more than to sleep through Mother’s Day, to pretend Mother’s Day was gone, like my son.
I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in the spring of 1996. I was 25, had been married for just two years, and we had a three-month-old son.
On my second wedding anniversary, I found out that my husband was having an affair with our neighbor.
Radiation oncologist Dr. Onyinye Balogun shares her thoughts on the importance of social support systems and the ways in which that support can be most effectively delivered.
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