Julie tells her story for Sheryl Sandberg's Option B

In anticipation of the release of her new book, Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding JoySheryl Sandberg (COO of Facebook) invited Julie to share her story on her website, OptionB.org.   Most people know that Sheryl lost her husband, Dave Goldberg, suddenly and tragically; and the book was part of Sheryl's way of coping with that loss. 

Those of you who know Julie, know that she is the personification of resilience, and an ideal contributor to this important new book and the accompanying website.

Julie's article:

I survived two aggressive cancers that almost killed me: first breast cancer, then cancer of the appendix. Within a period of four years, I faced chemo, radiation, and multiple surgeries—back-to-back overwhelming traumas. I was white-knuckling it.  (Read more on the Option B website here...)

Julie speaking to the Democratic Club

Julie speaks about her book, My Healthcare is Killing Me! a personal journal 

to the Democratic Club  

My Healthcare is Killing Me -

A lesson in patient empowerment

September 29, 2015 Hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux

Voice America Episode 87890

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