Avril Lavigne Updates Fans on Battle With Lyme Disease: “Those Were the Worst Years of My Life”

Avril Lavigne has kept mostly out of the spotlight since she announced her Lyme disease diagnosis back in 2015. Now, the “Complicated” singer has updated fans on her battle with Lyme disease in a letter to her fans on her website. “I spent the last few years at home sick fighting Lyme Disease,” she wrote. […]


This Woman, a Real Life Wonder Woman, Finished the Boston Marathon 13 Hours After She Started Running

It may have been past midnight on April 16, at the end of the Boston Marathon, but a group of family and friends stood waiting for Mary Shertenlieb at the finish line. Mary, who is a three-time cancer survivor, battled the harsh weather of Monday’s race until she eventually had to stop around mile 15. […]


I Gave Up Soda For a Year, and It Changed My Life

Have you ever wondered just how bad soda is for your body? I didn’t either for almost 27 years of my life. I was addicted to the sugary goodness. I would drink it without thought — with lunch, as a snack, with dinner, during movies. I’d consume so many sodas in a day that my […]