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Thrive Show: On Living Well With Chronic Illness

Written by Solana Larsen On 27 March 2014 @ 12:11 pm | No Comments

In Citizen Media, English, Good News, Health, North America, Quick Reads, U.S.A., Video

Bedridden with a chronic illness called myalgic encephalomyelitis [1], online media virtuoso Jen Brea is launching a new interactive video series using Google Hangout called Thrive Show [2] on how to live well with invisible and chronic illnesses.

The first episode is today, March 27, and features a conversation with Eva Hagberg [3], the author of the book It's All In Your Head [4].

Brea is the director of a forthcoming film about M.E. called Canary in a Coal Mine [5] that raised more than $200,000 on Kickstarter. She was also a Global Voices editor [6] for stories from Francophone regions until 2010.

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URLs in this post:

[1] myalgic encephalomyelitis: http://www.meassociation.org.uk/about/what-is-mecfs/

[2] Thrive Show: http://www.thriveshow.org/

[3] conversation with Eva Hagberg: http://www.thriveshow.org/eva-hagberg/

[4] It's All In Your Head: http://www.amazon.com/Its-Your-Head-Kindle-Single-ebook/dp/B00FFHHS4E/ref=la_B001UXXS00_1_5?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1393526151&sr=1-5

[5] Canary in a Coal Mine: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/959776320/canary-in-a-coal-mine

[6] a Global Voices editor: https://globalvoicesonline.org/author/jennifer/

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