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Love found through a common affliction.

Posted Feb 15 2010 10:23am
In some of my sickest days, one of my brothers used to joke that he was certain I was spending all of my time in the hospital searching for my own McDreamy. That always made me laugh. Turns out — an internet entrepreneur named Ricky Durham is not far off that idea with his site Prescription4Love.com .

“Finding somebody similar to you in terms of having that personal disease history, understanding what it means to you psychologically and physically, can have a very comforting effect... A shared disease can bridge a very big gap...” said Dr. Suzanne Miller, a clinical psychologist and director of behavioral medicine at Philadelphia’s Fox Chase Cancer Center .

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