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The other day I enjoyed lunch with several new acquaintances. Someone in the crowd asked me to briefly explain why people read my book.
I replied that they find information that they need for surviving medical and/or mental health crises. I learned that information while working as a Health Information Management professional over the years, finding out about charitable and medical organizations that pay some or all of a patient's expenses . "I also teach coping skills, and know far more about psychology than the average layman," I added.
Then I paraphrased a brief author's biography that I share with editors of my journalistic work:
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