Local Moms Discuss ‘Blog Therapy’

Sharing has become part of our modern culture. Whether it's posting a snapshot of your sumptuous meal on Instagram or a clever quip on Facebook or Twitter, folks today share more than ever. And so it follows that when times get tough, sharing becomes part of coping. Local moms who've turned to blogging or social media to share the stories of their chronic or terminally ill children share the benefits – and pitfalls – of this modern form of therapy.

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The words were written by Cassie Hines, a then-high school junior from Shelby Township with a rare form of kidney cancer. It is just one of the hundreds of entries written on a blog detailing Cassie's four-year cancer fight. Written mostly by her mother, Karen Hines, the blog kept family…

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