Posts by Sue-Campbell

Sue Campbell is a freelance writer in Portland, Oregon. Her newest blog,Chronic Shmonic, is designed to give you the loving kick in the pants you need to put life in front, chronic disease in the back. Find her on Google+.

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There’s a Gift in Every Problem: Finding the Good in the Bad

“Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.” ~Richard Bach

I bought the magazine because it had pizza on the cover and the headline read: “Yes, you can eat pizza.”

At that point, the idea that I could eat pizza was as absurd to me as the thought of finding a tiny dinosaur living in my flowerbeds.

But oh, how I wanted a slice.

At thirty-two years old, I’d been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. It scared the hell out of me, and I was determined to take perfect care of myself so I could be the best