Health/Self-care

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Valérie Déus: Finding Balance During a Pandemic

I have always been “doing,” but sheltering at home has taught me that “being” is enough.

  • 05/26/2020
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Dancing My Body’s Truths

I am still the process of discovering what love looks like for me. As a woman, I was told what love was supposed to look and feel like, without any input from my own spirit and body.

  • 04/24/2020
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How Dance Moves Me

I sometimes surprise myself when I am able to do a dance move I didn’t think I would be able to do.

  • 04/24/2020
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New Action Around Homelessness

In the recent past our society has allocated the problem of homelessness to the government. But just like any other institution, there are limits to what they can provide.

  • 03/24/2020
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Aasma Shaukat: Cancer Researcher

Green Card Voices released a book about immigrants in Minnesota who are engaged in STEM careers. We feature four of them in excerpted form in this Innovators issue.

  • 03/24/2020
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In the News: April 2020

Recovery for Nurses  In February, Wayside Recovery Center launched the first mental health and substance use disorder outpatient treatment program

  • 03/24/2020
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A Rural County’s Response

In many of these rural areas, residents tend to be older. An influx of people who might travel with the virus could bring strain to smaller healthcare systems.

  • 03/10/2020
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Writing My Way Through

I cannot write my way out of the pandemic and its effects, but I am compelled to write my way through it.

  • 03/10/2020
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Tending to the Garden

I worked my way from a too-young, abusive marriage to college as a single mom, then focused feverishly on my

  • 01/26/2020
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Tapping Into Human Potential

It’s all socially constructed, so you have equal amounts of compassion for the person who’s being battered and the person who’s battering. You’ll never end oppression with oppression.

  • 11/26/2019