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Colleen B.


Napa, CA
Hometown: Napa

Member since:

December 28, 2011


What is your favorite quote?

To thine own self be true.

What is your philosophy on life and living with chronic disease?

You cannot give up and ask for help when you need it.

Who inspires you and why?

Steve Jobs for his contribution to the world and communication.

What would your advice be to someone just beginning on a chronic disease journey?

Find a support group like I am now.


I am a 60 year old female recovering from Parathyroid/Thyroid surgery which was successful after 10 years of calcium malfunction resulting in osteoarthritis. I feel great now but struggle with the challenges of exercise and the resulting pain.

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