Tag: illness

Meal Train: Food and Community for the Sick

Meal Train: Food and Community for the Sick

| October 17, 2013 | 5 Comments

A diagnosis of breast cancer can be a shock, but a gal’s still got to eat. Mary Ladd details what it’s like to get meals from friends via Meal Train, an online tool that coordinates food deliveries while building community.

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Cooking For People Undergoing Chemo & Radiation

| January 10, 2008 | 9 Comments

Writing about food and baking and cooking means celebrating joy. But there are many whose bodies and minds fight for and with daily sustenance. Whether it be because of one’s class or struggles with weight, food can often be seen as the enemy. For an alcoholic whose disease is sparked into action by alcohol, becoming […]

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