After encountering multiple near-death experiences following her daughter's birth, Lisa now writes and speaks about facing life's obstacles with humor and perspective. Her articles have been featured in Cosmopolitan, Elle, Good House Keeping, Woman’s Day, The Huffington Post, and Chicago Parent. Lisa authors the blog, Comfortablein My Thick Skin where she explores motherhood, marriage, body image, and redefining beauty through the eyes of a scleroderma patient. Her memoir, Does This Hospital Gown Come With Sequins? is available on Amazon.
Flower arrangements shaped like ice cream sundaes, new pajamas, stuffed animals, books, bracelets, and countless other trinkets. These are the gifts I remember receiving during the three-day hospital stay that followed ... Read more
Editor’s Note: In Lisa Goodman-Helfand’s debut article for her column “Comfortable in My Thick Skin,” she tells her own scleroderma diagnosis story. Her experience with the disease began at age 10, ... Read more
Pin It on Pinterest