Running for Dan

I’ve been running since August.  I’ve always loved running, but haven’t been able to do it consistently since I had back surgery in my 20’s.  Fibromyalgia pain on top of that made running seem impossible.  My last race was the Hospital Hill 10k/Half-Marathon in 1987. (www.hospitalhillrun.com)  I never thought I’d run in a race again.…

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Shared Grief

Yesterday a family who has a son with A-T (www.atcp.org) found out that their infant daughter also has it.  Many of us have played genetic roulette without even knowing it.  Genes mutate, and there is no way we can know all the mutations we carry.  In the case of A-T, all it takes is finding that…

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