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Three Excerpts from Stephanie Sugars’ Blog

I lost a productive life by the age of 40 when I could no longer work with metastatic breast cancer.  But I’ve unexpectedly won at survival with metastatic disease – 20+ years. We lose.  And we don’t know how to … Continue reading

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What Lies behind the Wish to Hasten Death?

By Stephanie Sugars We can begin with What Lies behind the Wish to Hasten Death? (1)  a basic introduction to the inner workings of those considering “things I really don’t want to live through before I’m dead”. Pop Quiz: Where … Continue reading

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Living on the Edge of Death

A Conversation Between Shanti Soule and Stephanie Sugars Listen (29 min)  Part 1 Listen (29 min) Part 2  (The program begins with this 16 min segment) We listen in on the ultimate discussion.  Two women, Shanti Soule and Stephanie Sugars, … Continue reading

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Among Ourselves

LISTEN 29 min What do people with disabilities talk about when no able-bodied person is in the room? Starring Kris Yates & Mary Ann (Tidwell) Boussard A scene from the original play, Blind Man’s Bluff: Our heroine Geri interviews for … Continue reading

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PJS/JPS Resource List

Provided by Stephanie Sugars * June 26, 2010, PJS Meet & Greet in Santa Rosa, California. Details at: http://pjsmeetandgreet.blogspot.com/ * For researchers of the PJS gene, LKB1, there is a conference titled “The Tumor Suppressor LKB1″ From Basic Science to … Continue reading

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