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Bringing light and joy to life through Diwali

October 18, 2022
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
Priya Parikh, PharmD, shares her personal experiences celebrating Diwali, one of the most important holidays in India and across the globe.
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When ethnicity is a source of pride—and, sometimes, pain

June 16, 2022
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
As a child, it was harder for Yaovarut Streng to recognize why someone would want to know her ethnicity other than to point out she looked different.
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“Are those kids yours?”

April 20, 2022
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
Not that long ago, people didn’t always think twice before audibly questioning the race or biological relation of someone’s children.
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Support is key for amputees: A hidden, diverse population

March 02, 2022
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
Tom Carlson, who became an amputee after a severe infection, advocates for amputee resources and support.
Monty Bushnaq

Think before asking “Where are you from?”

November 30, 2021
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
Why is “where are you from?” an awkward question for some people?
Kay Choi

“When we enjoy our differences, our lives become richer.”

July 12, 2021
by Edward-Elmhurst Health
It wasn’t until college that Kay Choi met the first person she ever talked to who wasn't from Korea.
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