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NewsOlympian, Amy Van Dyken, shares message of resiliency at VGM Heartland

Amy By Lalaina Rabary, People for Quality Care Determined, resilient, and fiercely positive are words that automatically came to mind while listening to Amy Van Dyken speak at the VGM Heartland Conference. Amy, a six-time Olympic champion and former competitive swimmer, suffered a major spinal cord injury in 2014 severing her T11 vertebrae, but not her spirits. “You learn to push through the pain and the challenges,” she said. Read more.