Tag Archives : autoimmunity

Knowledge Becomes Power

“I feel so alone.”  This statement is heard from so many after a medical diagnosis of any kind, but certainly felt after a diagnosis of a rare disease like vasculitis.  more »


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Dr. Robert Torrano Named V-RED Award Winner

The Vasculitis Foundation has chosen Dr. Robert Torrano, Allergy and Asthma Associates of Northern California, as the inaugural recipient of the Recognizing Excellence in Diagnostics (RED) Award. Dr. Torrano was more »


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Focus On What You Can Do

Three years ago this fall, I took a position coaching a high school golf team that has provided me great pleasure to this day.  I agreed to the position because more »


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Coping With Your Child’s Illness

There may be no worse news for a parent than to learn that their child has been diagnosed with a serious illness.  The gamut of emotions range from shock and disbelief more »


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Hope Gives Us Power to Choose our Outcome

If there was ever a time to practice what I preach, these past six months have become that time.  I am a psychologist who for the past 20 years has more »


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