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Dying to Live book cover, author Amy Susan Crohn

Your Health is Wealth with Dr. Akoury: Cancer, Up Close and Personal

Your Health is Wealth with Dr. Akoury Monday-Wednesday-Friday at 12:30pm on WFXB FOX TV Special guests: Amy Susan Crohn and Al Sanchez Cancer strikes a chord of fear in the best of us, even the word is hard to say openly in most circles. It’s a personal relationship with the disease, its ravages, and its outcome that are affecting millions every year. Amy Susan Crohn was a 36 years old wife and mother of two beautiful boys, one an adopted foster child, when she was struck with the reality of, not only stage IV cancer, but also a second life threatening disease, Lupus.  In her recently released book, Dying to Live: Running backwards through cancer, Lupus, and chronic illness, Amy relates her personal and up close journey through her medical emergencies and near death experience, as well as the connection of her illness to her dysfunctional family and childhood. While recuperating Amy used her down time to research the subject of childhood maltreatment and its effect on adults with chronic illness. She discovered the Adverse Childhood …