Natalie Strand, MD

Natalie Strand, MD

Most people never have the chance to experience this much adventure at once, but then again, Natalie Strand, MD—or “Nat” as she is known to millions of television viewers— is not “most people.” This vivacious, attractive and beloved physician recently made history by...
Naomi Judd

Naomi Judd

FOR MORE THAN 25 YEARS, NAOMI JUDD HAS BEEN A BELOVED PERSONALITY IN THE COUNTRY MUSIC WORLD. A SIX-TIME GRAMMY-AWARD-WINNING SONGWRITER AND HALF OF THE FAMOUS JUDDS DUO ALONG WITH HER DAUGHTER WYNONNA, THE PETITE MOTHER OF “WY” AND ASHLEY HAS ATTRACTED MILLIONS OF...
Barby Ingle on CRPS

Barby Ingle on CRPS

By definition, cheerleaders are enthusiastic supporters, passionate about their teams and eager to inspire others to action. But when Barby Ingle began battling chronic pain caused by a medical condition, injuries and then complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), she...
Brian Vickers

Brian Vickers

It’s a steamy summer afternoon in North Carolina. While racecars roar and whip around the track, NASCAR driver Brian Vickers takes a break to talk about the health scare that sidelined his career in 2010. Today’s qualifying race is important, but to this driver, so is...
Lee Woodruff

Lee Woodruff

It is one of the most compelling stories to come out of the Iraq war, one that millions of television viewers around the world watched unfold on January 29, 2006. On that day, ABC journalist Bob Woodruff was reporting from Baghdad when an IED (improvised explosive...
Jeff Gordon

Jeff Gordon

Jeff Gordon was five years old when he first got behind the steering wheel, racing on the Cracker Jack Track in Rio Linda, California. Within a year, the six-year old speedster had already won 35 main events and set several track records. Today, Gordon is a four-time...

Bonus Q&A: Paula Abdul

Have you ever felt completely hopeless while living with RSD? If so, what sustains you and motivates you to be your own best advocate? Yes, I’ve had those awful dark days. Ultimately, deep in my heart of hearts, I have always believed there’s got to be more to life...
The Latest From Brian Vickers

The Latest From Brian Vickers

Brian Vickers graced the cover of our Fall 2011 issue. Since that time, he’s been quite the busy guy! We finally caught up with him to get an update on his health, racing career and more. PP:  When you first starting having blood clots, you were diagnosed with...