I think about my father’s courage almost every day, and how he defied the odds.
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I was going to win the Stanley Cup. With the Chicago Blackhawks. I remember thinking, Oh my God. What do I do with my hands?
I want to make sure kids who grow up in tough situations know that there's hope.
When I first heard the term “mental health,” the first thing that came to mind was mental toughness. Masking pain. Hiding it … Now, I realize that it means the
There’s one thing that I wouldn’t wish on my worst enemy. It’s not the head shot I took. I can barely remember that part.
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My cousin didn’t believe me when I told him I’d seen a dead body down the road. I was 12 when it happened.
If I can help save one life by sharing Brandon’s story, then I guess I will have proven that Brandon was wrong. His life did have meaning. It still does, even i
I am not tough. I play a game for a living. My friend Fenov Pierre-Louis is tough.
I want to be a person that people in my community can count on. And in 20 years, I hope it’ll still be that way.
My career was over. My life was going a million miles an hour. I was drinking to mask my pain, I didn’t want to feel any feelings at all.
We will fight for those affected by Fanconi anemia every single day, and we won’t stop until we find a cure.
Your story is reaching millions upon millions of people all over the world.
I can still recall the exact moment that my brain started lying to me.
Our reality became clear at a very young age: If we wanted to make it in District Heights, the options were to either join a gang or play sports.
I just sit there, in the office of one of the greatest coaches in the history of basketball, and I cry, and I cry, and I cry.
Christmas is my favorite holiday. Family is in good spirits, good food, good smells. You watch a little Home Alone.
In Charlotte, I usually get recognized for being a basketball player. But Elizabeth knew me first as a cartoon character.
To me, all of it — foster care, my parents being in jail, moving from house to house to house to house — was normal.
The important thing to take away from this article is that a cure is in sight. These boys’ lives can be saved.
I believe that we are a connected people. And it’s not difficult to see that cancer touches all of us.
Watch as Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton shares the story behind his cause, as well as his cleat design.
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We were prepared for a lot of things going into T.J.'s first surgery. But nothing — nothing — can prepare you for seeing your baby in that condition.