A lifestyle journalist who was forced to slow down tennis, travel, food & wine coverage when chronic illness changed her life & career. MarciaFrost.com

What I learned from my involvement in college sports

Photo by Marcia Frost

This summer, the Supreme Court ruled that the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) did not follow its own rules in distinguishing between separating amateurs and professionals. …

How I went from constantly traveling the world to traveling locally with help and a medical scooter

Marcia Frost with the Duke of Ballindalloch Castle in Scotland, on a Kangaroo Island Beach in Australia, and, more recently, exploring Holiday World in Indiana on a medical scooter.

“There are places I’ll remember

All my life though some have changed

Some forever, not for better

Some have gone and some remain”

— In My Life by The Beatles

I’ve always loved that song. It was playing on the radio when I was in my car last weekend, driving…

Too cautious doctors can make the opioid crisis worse

One of my first stories for Medium was about the opioid crisis and how lucky I was to have doctors who understood my chronic pain. Then, this month, I experienced what it is like to fight for medication.

My Pain is Real
It was actually my second procedure with the same…

Today is the day! I planned on going before the pandemic, but can’t now. I’m hoping this is the first of many Major League Baseball games on the Field of…

Just got back from the doc. There for pneumonia and, like always, they want my height and weight. I said no and the nurse looked shocked. It reminded me why…

Marcia Frost

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