Charis Lindrooth, a chiropractor and herbalist when faced with the reality of her diagnosis with Parkinson’s takes her power back. This is her inspirational and heartfelt story to build community and to not be defined by a medical diagnosis or preconceptions of what is possible.
In this episode of Compassion & Courage, Marcus Engel interviews Our Heart Speaks founder, Keith Rafal, MD. The two talk about extending compassion and building a community that can be mindful. Come join two experts in the field of compassion and listen to their own story of growth and how they are applying it to patients and families.
My grandmother was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation in 2015. At first, she and my family were relieved – the medical team informed us it wasn’t a life-threatening condition, but rather a disease that was “annoying”. Fast-forward to today, the medical team wasn’t wrong. She is now healthier than ever from a procedure; however, over the 3-year battle with the disease, our perspectives were forever changed.