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Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

Chantel is a creative writer, foster for local animal welfare, and mom to 2 young girls who inspire her with their wisdom beyond years, always keeping her on her toes!
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The Heartwarming Travels of Andy and Donna Fierlit

Husband and wife duo, Andy and Donna Fierlit, are enthusiastic world travelers.  But they have different perspectives: Donna sees the world entirely from her wheelchair, while devoted husband Andy stands tall by her side.  Donna suffered a brain aneurysm 27 years ago and is now paralyzed on one side of her body.  Andy, acting on a […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

 · 5 min read

Don’t Ignore These 44 Signs of Abuse

Recognizing the signs of abuse is crucial for safeguarding personal well-being and fostering healthy relationships. From subtle manipulations to overt aggression, these indicators serve as vital red flags demanding attention and action. Whether it’s emotional coercion, physical violence, or financial control, no form of abuse should be dismissed or tolerated. By acknowledging these warning signs […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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What You Need To Know About Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics Like Cipro And Levaquin

Fluoroquinolones are a class of antibiotics used to kill or stop the growth of bacteria (1).  Fluoroquinolone antibiotics include ciprofloxacin (Cipro), gemifloxacin (Factive), levofloxacin (Levaquin), moxifloxacin (Avelox), and ofloxacin (Floxin)(1).  Fluoroquinolone use has drawn concern from the FDA, among others, prompting the organization to update regulatory warnings on the antibiotic. A woman from Oklahoma is […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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Little Girl’s Story is Proof Why You Should be Cautious of Anyone with Herpes Kissing Your Child

Turning 2 years old is a really big deal! But for toddler Sienna Duffield, what was supposed to be a fun birthday party turned into a medical nightmare. Savina French-Bell noticed strange ulcers developing around her daughter’s mouth. The rash quickly developed into widespread itchy blisters, which burst and bled regularly. French-Bell describes the traumatic […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

 · 5 min read

20 Early Signs Your Body is Fighting Cancer

Before relying on testing for answers, you are already gifted with a natural testing machine: your body. Listening closely to your body can provide you with some helpful hints on spotting diseases, like cancer, that you might otherwise overlook. Early detection is extremely important when it comes to cancer progression, so if you notice any […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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This GoPro Camera Recorded Itself Being Swallowed By Lava – And Survived To Tell The Tale

We’ll probably never get tired of throwing things in lava. It’s something that’s almost certainly taken place since time immemorial, and although there’s no practical way to turn lava lakes or flows into insane trash incinerators, it’s certainly a lot of fun to watch people try. The latest victim of a fresh Hawaiian lava flow appears to […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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Should Dads Be Allowed to Stay Overnight in Maternity Wards?

Many dads are very involved throughout their partner’s pregnancy, in weekly childbirth classes couples can go over the stages of labour, birthing positions and breathing techniques. While the mom-to-be is rolling around on the yoga ball, her partner may be behind her learning how to perform a pelvic massage. There are plenty of involved dads […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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How to Make an Effective Mosquito Traps with Everyday Items

Often dismissed as mere nuisances, mosquitoes present a significant menace to public health worldwide. These tiny insects are persistent in their pursuit of blood meals and serve as vectors for numerous diseases, making them a formidable threat to human health. Per the CDC, Malaria, dengue fever, Zika virus, and West Nile virus are just a […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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14 foods that will help you look 10 years younger

Like it or not, aging is a fact of life. It’s better than the alternative we say to ourselves. That doesn’t mean that we can’t age gracefully, however, and look beautiful no matter what decade of life we are in. Your skin is a complex three-layered organ that is exposed to both intrinsic (within the body) […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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16 Facts Mind-Blowing Food Facts That Will Leave You Hungry For More

Regardless of whether you view food as simply a source of energy or a sensory experience to be savored, it’s an essential component for sustaining life and performing everyday activities. In fact, on average, each person in the United States consumes approximately 1,996 pounds of food every year. That’s quite remarkable! Whether your cravings lean […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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21 Unexpected Ways to Relieve Stress

Stress relief seems hard to come by these days. Stress is an inescapable reality, fortunately or unfortunately. But it’s how you handle it that matters. In those moments that you let your stress get the best of you, it can become a negative long-term response that ruins friendships, relationships, jobs, and more. More than half […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer