Category: Stories

You Don’t Look Like You Have Epilepsy

“Not every condition is always visible.” I live with Epilepsy. I have lived with this condition for going on 7 years this December. Diagnosed in 2008, four short months after marrying my husband, days before […]


The Little Things We Take for Granted

At eighteen, I was issued a license that right of passage so important for a young person striving for independence and autonomy. Since I have epilepsy, I was even more excited to get my license […]


The Seven Chakras and Their Significance

Aditya Jaykumar: Hi Stacey! Can you start by telling us a little about yourself? Stacey Chillemi: Hi, My name is Stacey Chillemi and I am the author of the book, The Complete Guide to Natural Healing: A […]


Most Loved Health Blogs of 2017: Meet 2nd Prize Winner Stacey Chillemi

Written by the Healthline Wellness Team For our Most Loved Health Blogs contest, readers voted for the health bloggers who inspire them to live stronger, healthier lives — and the results are in! Stacey Chillemi of The Complete Herbal […]


Epilepsy Survivor: Charlie Shor Is Out Of The Bag

I have had many adventures in my 57 years, and I have accomplished much. But the main message of my story, which I have been given the opportunity to share, is that anything is possible. […]


Epilepsy Survivor: No Longer Afraid to Talk About Epilepsy

Paul Ramirez climbed Mt. Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous United States. For most of Paul Ramirez’s life, only those closest to him knew that he lived with a serious brain disorder. Ramirez, of […]