Share the Stories. Help the Helpers.

Danny van Leeuwen Health Hats
20 min readApr 12, 2020


In 1942, when my mom was 15, she went into hiding lest she be exterminated. She left her life, her identity, her history behind. What did hiding mean? In her words, Never go near a window, never talk above a whisper — if talking at all was safe. Not walk other than on tiptoe — if walking was safe at all. And, of course, never go outside unless I had to change hiding places. And all that for

Danny van Leeuwen Health Hats

Empowering people traveling together toward best health. Pt with MS, care partner, nurse, informaticist, leader. Focusing on learning what works for people