Claire Gawinowicz

”AdvancedClaire was previously a health leader on

At age 55 she started her own at-home proofreading business but after several years she and her husband decided it was time to retire. Prior to her diagnosis, Claire enjoyed spending her free time with her family, cooking, baking, hiking, traveling, volunteering in different endeavors and taste-testing craft beer and wine! Claire tries to keep up with her hobbies as best she can. Claire is also a published writer and has had articles printed in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Parents Express, The National Pain Report, Philadelphia Business Journal, and

Claire lives in Oreland, PA, with her husband of 37 years and as her treatment progresses she continues to write about the emotional and physical distress the disease has caused her and her family.

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