The Healthy’s Heroes: Inspirational Stories About Health and Healing

The health field has its share of people who have made a real difference. The Healthy shares inspiring stories about these heroes.

Making a difference

A fireman enters a burning building. A soldier rescues a comrade under fire. A politician takes a public stand against corruption.

These are acts of heroism that are easy to identify; in the health field, heroism may not be as dramatic, but it still saves lives.

These people—and institutions—stubbornly pursued actions that have made a real difference, opening the door to mental wellness, finding a way to stop human trafficking, providing nutrient-rich produce in food deserts. (Here are short inspirational quotes that will make your day.)

These stories about The Healthy’s heroes will restore your faith in the human spirit and warm your heart.