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Category: Stories of Strength

Meet Bob: A Pilot Who Experienced the Journey of His Dreams

May 29, 2020


Bob embarked on the journey of a lifetime flying an aircraft over the North Atlantic. His outlook on life is to enjoy every minute of it.

Meet Peggy: She Kept Trying and Quit Smoking

May 19, 2020


Meet Peggy, a recent former smoker. With Peggy’s drive and the support of her Iora doctor and Health Coach, she hasn’t smoked in 7 months.

Meet Linda T: Back On Her Feet: Bilateral Leg Fracture Recovery

May 15, 2020


Seven years ago Linda T. underwent bilateral leg fracture recovery. She had to learn how to walk all over again. Hear her inspiring story of strength.

Meet Julie: Polish Refugee from WWII & A Survivor

May 14, 2020


It’s not every day you hear first-hand refugee stories from WWII. Julie had to grow up all too fast as a child refugee fleeing Poland. Hear her story.

Meet DouVena: A Lifetime of Public Service

May 12, 2020


Meet DouVena. A mother. A wife. A cancer survivor. A psych caseworker. A precinct judge. A lifetime of public service. Hear her story.

Meet Irene: Double Brain Aneurysm Survivor Who Never Gave Up

May 7, 2020


Meet Irene. From the moment she woke up in the hospital, she’s never given up.