How My Client Taught Me About Courage

I have written Allan’s story before in several blog posts with his permission.  I became involved because after two years, the local neurologists were unable to find a cause for his progressive neurological disease and the family needed help.  He started with dizziness and progressed to vision/ hearing loss, and muscle weakness.  We went to…

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Patient Beware:Specialty Center Websites Can Be Deceiving

I was searching the web for a specialist for a client, a typical task for me.  In this healthcare climate, most specialists work at specialty centers or hospitals.  For instance, oncologists can be found at cancer centers, neurologists in specific disorder clinics and cardiologists in cardiology centers. In Boston, there are four major hospitals designated…

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A Trip to Mayo Clinic

Today, I flew  to Minneapolis to meet a client to accompany him and his friend to Mayo Clinic.  For my client, it is a day of hope that someone will  finally be able to diagnosis his unknown neurological disorder.   Two and a half years ago, he woke and felt dizzy.  The dizziness continued and…

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