Just interviewed a music therapist about the benefits of this individualized approach to treat a wide range of medical conditions, from brain injury to Alzheimer's disease. We chatted, too, about Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, (D-Ariz.), and how she credits music therapy with helping her to regain the ability to speak after she was shot in the head by a gunman in 2011. Watch this space.
I spoke with a leading expert about the health impact of job loss, which affects far more than our bank accounts and emotional state. Our physical well-being is at stake, too. READ MORE on pg. 20 in the March issue of WebMD Magazine, out now.
My WebMD Magazine cover story with comedian Jim Gaffigan and his collaborator wife Jeannie Gaffigan is out today! In the new March issue, this loving, always laughing couple frankly discuss Jeannie's health scare last year after she was diagnosed with a tennis-ball-sized tumor growing inside her brain stem. She endured an emergency surgery, life-threatening post-op complications, and many months of battling back through physical therapy as Jim juggled their five children and a high-trajectory career. Now, she's thrilled to be writing, chasing after their kids, and cracking up her husband once again as he returns to the spotlight in the upcoming film Chappaquiddick. See pg. 35 in the digital edition. READ MORE.