For Grace Weighs in on NPR Piece
March 21, 2019
For Grace founder Cynthia Toussaint consulted on a recent NPR Invisibilia podcast and digital article that spotlighted a unique therapy for young women impacted by Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome (AMPS.) An NPR journalist reached out to Cynthia for her response about the critical backlash this March 8 podcast, titled the"The Fifth Vital Sign", generated from the pain community . Link here to download the revised Invisibilia episode - and watch for more to come....
“Mystery Diagnosis” Episode Still Airing
March 15, 2019
Just learned that For Grace's 18-minute Mystery Diagnosis segment is airing worldwide again! Shot in 2005 for Discovery Health, this episode tells the Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) journey from four different perspectives (patient, caregiver, family member and physician.) We're getting many responses and are thrilled that this show continues to help people near and far.
Key Partnership for 2019 Summit
March 8, 2019
Very excited to announce that For Grace is partnering with California Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson’s office to host our 2019 Change Agent Pain Summit at the Sacramento Capitol. At this TBA event, we’ll be convening legislators, staffers and health agency personnel to further our goal of implementing a California Pain Strategy. Please check back soon for details...
Miracle Makers Launches on The Mighty
February 25, 2019
Exciting news as Cynthia Toussaint launches her new "Miracle Makers" live stream show on The Mighty's Facebook Chronic Illness page this Thursday, February 28 @ 1:30pm PT. Join Cynthia as she interviews inspiring women who are changing the chronic pain world for the better. This month she talks with Miracle Maker Dr. Ginevra Liptan who is a fibromyalgia warrior as well as a leading clinical voice for this life-upending disease. Link HERE for more information...