Posts filed under ‘Center students’

Sep 18 2015
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Fundraiser: Center student Tara Hurlburt writes through genetic illness

Fundraiser: Center student Tara Hurlburt writes through genetic illness

Tara Hurlburt of Vernon, CT, was born with Cystic fibrosis and has long suffered stomach issues. A runner and triathlete, she powered through, “working, raising a child, traveling, running, competing, surfing, and doing anything adventurous while taking care of myself nutritionally and emotionally,” she said. Until she found herself vomiting 20 times a day and dealing with crippling pain associated with chronic pancreatitis. She had a feeding tube placed and, miraculously, continued to work. But…

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