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Posted by: Shelley Hoss on 5/18/2015 | [PRC_COMMENTCOUNT] Comments

If you met Katherine Taylor you would see a vibrant and creative muralist and fine artist. What you wouldn’t see is the rare disorder that causes her impaired immune system to produce fewer antibodies than she needs to fight off bacteria and viruses.

Posted by: Shelley Hoss on 5/4/2015 | [PRC_COMMENTCOUNT] Comments

There was a time when most Americans lived in small towns and the ties that bound them together were strong. When illness or tragedy struck, neighbors would rally to one another’s aid without a second thought — whether to leave food on a doorstep, join a barn-raising or shelter an orphaned child.