TITLE

5 ATHLETES WHO HAVE BATTLED BACK FROM CHRONIC ILLNESS

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Guideposts;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents five athletes who fought against their chronic illnesses. Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken experienced her first asthma attack at the age of two but used it as motivation in swimming. Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was diagnosed with type one diabetes but chose to pursue his dreams and inspire children. Women National Basketball Association (WNBA) star Chamique Holdsclaw battled with depression following the death of her grandmother but chose to fight for it.
ACCESSION #
47798686

 

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