A Positive Attitude Helped Me Prepare for My Illness

A Positive Attitude Helped Me Prepare for My Illness

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A Positive Attitude Helped Me Prepare for My Illness

One of the earliest lessons I learned as a former competitive athlete was how to deal with adversity and make adjustments during a game. Playing sports taught me about the importance of maintaining a positive attitude and what being pessimistic does. The combination of these lessons helped me prepare for dealing with my pituitary tumor and Cushing’s disease diagnosis — and with recovery. I received my diagnosis in September 2015, and I admit I was…

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