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A memoir unlike any you’ve read: A young woman’s inspiring struggle with her invisible killer

A memoir unlike any you’ve read: A young woman’s inspiring struggle with her invisible killer

LA Times
March 08, 2019
Hunting Ground Directors to Make Film Based on Memoir of Cystic Fibrosis Victim (Exclusive)

Hunting Ground Directors to Make Film Based on Memoir of Cystic Fibrosis Victim (Exclusive)

Hollywood Reporter
February 19, 2019
I have an urge to do something more. Heart-wrenching memoir of woman who died of cystic fibrosis and a superbug at 25 chronicles invisible illness

I have an urge to do something more. Heart-wrenching memoir of woman who died of cystic fibrosis and a superbug at 25 chronicles invisible illness

DailyMail.uk.co
March 12, 2019
My daughter is gone but her legacy lives on through her writing and phage therapy

My daughter is gone but her legacy lives on through her writing and phage therapy

STAT News
November 13, 2019
Frank Buckley Interviews: Diane Shader Smith, Author/Publicist

Frank Buckley Interviews: Diane Shader Smith, Author/Publicist

KTLA5
March 13, 2019
Cystic Fibrosis Patients Turn to Experimental Phage Therapy

Cystic Fibrosis Patients Turn to Experimental Phage Therapy

New York Times
May 17, 2019
Diane Shader Smith Shares Lessons From Her Daughter Mallory's 'Unfinished Life

Diane Shader Smith Shares Lessons From Her Daughter Mallory's 'Unfinished Life

MCPHS University
6/14/21
A Discussion About the Memoir "Salt in My Soul"

A Discussion About the Memoir "Salt in My Soul"

Brentwood School
May 12, 2019
To save a young woman besieged by superbugs, scientists hunt a killer virus

To save a young woman besieged by superbugs, scientists hunt a killer virus

STAT News
November 10, 2017
Deborah Kobylt LIVE: Diane Shader Smith - Writer, Publicist, and Cystic Fibrosis Advocate

Deborah Kobylt LIVE: Diane Shader Smith - Writer, Publicist, and Cystic Fibrosis Advocate

Deborah Zara Kobylt
June 26, 2019
15 Books to Help Guide You Through Grief

15 Books to Help Guide You Through Grief

Popsugar
August 24, 2020
Salt in My Soul at LMU

Salt in My Soul at LMU

CURes Blog
April 22, 2019
Forty Must-Read Books to Level Up and Live Your Best Millennial Life.

Forty Must-Read Books to Level Up and Live Your Best Millennial Life.

Read It Forward
November 01, 2019
BHHS Grad Won't Let Illness Keep Her from Stanford

BHHS Grad Won't Let Illness Keep Her from Stanford

Patch.com
September 01, 2010
Illness as Metaphor

Illness as Metaphor

Phi Beta Kappa Newsletter
June 17, 2019
Now Reading: April 2019

Now Reading: April 2019

Literary Mama
April 26, 2019
Shedding Light on Cystic Fibrosis: Mother Publishes Daughter’s Memoir Posthumously

Shedding Light on Cystic Fibrosis: Mother Publishes Daughter’s Memoir Posthumously

CBS This Morning
March 18, 2019
Superbugs Are Nearly Impossible to Fight. This Last-Resort Medical Treatment Offers Hope

Superbugs Are Nearly Impossible to Fight. This Last-Resort Medical Treatment Offers Hope

TIME Magazine
December 18, 2017
People Making A Difference: Mallory Smith's Legacy

People Making A Difference: Mallory Smith's Legacy

CBS Los Angeles
March 01, 2019
Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life Interview

Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life Interview

Nurse Talk
April 04, 2019
 Turning Tragedy into Triumph with Mark Smith

Turning Tragedy into Triumph with Mark Smith

CF Mom Tribe
April 11, 2019
Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Lunges for Lungs

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Lunges for Lungs

WXPI.com
August 07, 2017
How One Patient Inspired the Creation of a New Superbug Therapy

How One Patient Inspired the Creation of a New Superbug Therapy

Beckers Hospital Review
1/23/20
Why Would A Hospital Turn Away A Transplant Patient? To Keep Its Numbers Up

Why Would A Hospital Turn Away A Transplant Patient? To Keep Its Numbers Up

WESA.fm
September 29, 2017
Looking At Invisible Illnesses

Looking At Invisible Illnesses

CBS Los Angeles
March 23, 2019
A fitting memorial: Superbug treatment named for the patient who inspired its discovery

A fitting memorial: Superbug treatment named for the patient who inspired its discovery

STAT News
Jan. 23, 2020
Beverly Hills Community Embraces Mallory Smith’s Legacy At Book Launch

Beverly Hills Community Embraces Mallory Smith’s Legacy At Book Launch

Beverly Hills Courier
March 23, 2019
Patient waiting for transplant launches 'Lunges4Lungs' challenge

Patient waiting for transplant launches 'Lunges4Lungs' challenge

Fox News
September 17, 2017
Why Lung Transplant Patients Rejected by Other Hospitals Seek UPMC

Why Lung Transplant Patients Rejected by Other Hospitals Seek UPMC

Beckers Hospital Review
October 26, 2017
Alumna’s lifelong battle with illness inspires community

Alumna’s lifelong battle with illness inspires community

Beverly Highlights
December 04, 2017
Countdown to Graduation: Mallory Smith

Countdown to Graduation: Mallory Smith

Patch.com
June 10, 2010
Mallory Smith’s Voice Shines Through In ‘Salt In My Soul’

Mallory Smith’s Voice Shines Through In ‘Salt In My Soul’

Beverly Hills Courier
January 25, 2019
Mother Carries on Daughter’s Passion for Life, Love of Hawaii

Mother Carries on Daughter’s Passion for Life, Love of Hawaii

Maui News
September 03, 2019
Mother publishes daughter’s diary after her untimely death from cystic fibrosis

Mother publishes daughter’s diary after her untimely death from cystic fibrosis

NY Post
March 12, 2019
Mother to Present Daughter’s Posthumous Memoir ‘Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life'

Mother to Present Daughter’s Posthumous Memoir ‘Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life'

Village Green NJ
April 10, 2019
Looking At Invisible Illnesses

Looking At Invisible Illnesses

CBS Local
March 23, 2019
SALT IN MY SOUL: AN UNFINISHED LIFE by Mallory Smith

SALT IN MY SOUL: AN UNFINISHED LIFE by Mallory Smith

Common Reads
March 12, 2019
Book Review: Salt in My Soul

Book Review: Salt in My Soul

Haley's Life in Color
May 26, 2020
Reconciliation Ecology

Reconciliation Ecology

Pacific Horticulture
August 15, 2017
Young Alumna and Writer

Young Alumna and Writer

Stanford Magazine
March 03, 2018
Beverly High Graduate, Cystic Fibrosis Advocate Mallory Smith Dies At 25

Beverly High Graduate, Cystic Fibrosis Advocate Mallory Smith Dies At 25

Beverly Hills Courier
November 16, 2017
Diane Shader Smith Speaks About "Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life"

Diane Shader Smith Speaks About "Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life"

XRAY in the Morning
March 11, 2019
Beverly Hills High Graduate Mallory Smith Receives Double Lung Transplant

Beverly Hills High Graduate Mallory Smith Receives Double Lung Transplant

Beverly Hills Courier
September 14, 2017
Read An Excerpt From A Memoir Of A Young Woman Who Died Of A Superbug Infection

Read An Excerpt From A Memoir Of A Young Woman Who Died Of A Superbug Infection

Buzzfeed
March 11, 2019
Book Review: Salt in My Soul

Book Review: Salt in My Soul

Being Charis
September 16, 2019
UPMC Performs Life-Saving Transplant After Woman Turned Down Across the Country

UPMC Performs Life-Saving Transplant After Woman Turned Down Across the Country

Pittsburgh Action 4 News
October 09, 2017
Cystic Fibrosis Took Her Life. In Her Writing, She Left An Extraordinary Gift

Cystic Fibrosis Took Her Life. In Her Writing, She Left An Extraordinary Gift

Forward
April 24, 2019
"Mallory" Bacteria Named

"Mallory" Bacteria Named

Beverly Hills Weekly
January 17, 2020
To save a young woman besieged by superbugs, scientists hunt a killer virus

To save a young woman besieged by superbugs, scientists hunt a killer virus

PBS
November 12, 2017
Mallory Smith: A Richly Compelling Story of an Unfinished Life

Mallory Smith: A Richly Compelling Story of an Unfinished Life

San Diego Tribune
May 05, 2019
A life remembered: Mallory Smith

A life remembered: Mallory Smith

Cystic Fibrosis Trust
March 12, 2019
In the Spotlight: Mallory Smith

In the Spotlight: Mallory Smith

CFF.org
August 15, 2013
Book Review: Salt in My Soul

Book Review: Salt in My Soul

CF Roundtable
February 28, 2021
A patient’s legacy: Researchers work to make phage therapy less of a long shot

A patient’s legacy: Researchers work to make phage therapy less of a long shot

STAT News
November 28, 2017
She Read Her Daughter’s Journals, Then Published Them After Her Death

She Read Her Daughter’s Journals, Then Published Them After Her Death

Riley's Children Hospital
June 06, 2019
Mallory Smith's Posthumous Memoir 'Salt In My Soul' Is A Moving Portrait Of A Woman With A Chronic Illness

Mallory Smith's Posthumous Memoir 'Salt In My Soul' Is A Moving Portrait Of A Woman With A Chronic Illness

Bustle
March 12, 2019
Facing mortality: a young woman’s lifelong battle with illness

Facing mortality: a young woman’s lifelong battle with illness

LA Times
December 13, 2017
Woman creates Lunges4Lungs to raise money for transplant research

Woman creates Lunges4Lungs to raise money for transplant research

TODAY
August 23, 2017
Diane Shader Smith Releases Salt In My Soul

Diane Shader Smith Releases Salt In My Soul

Arroe Collins
May 17, 2019
Battling cystic fibrosis is tough. But Mallory Smith is determined to live happy.

Battling cystic fibrosis is tough. But Mallory Smith is determined to live happy.

BH Weekly
August 04, 2016
Diane Shader Smith On Her Daughter Mallory’s Incredible Memoir About Living With Cystic Fibrosis, Salt in My Soul, and The Athleticism & Mindset That Powered Her Along The Way

Diane Shader Smith On Her Daughter Mallory’s Incredible Memoir About Living With Cystic Fibrosis, Salt in My Soul, and The Athleticism & Mindset That Powered Her Along The Way

Marni on the Move
August 21, 2019
Woman Repeatedly Rejected For Lung Transplant Undergoes Successful Surgery At UPMC Hospital..

Woman Repeatedly Rejected For Lung Transplant Undergoes Successful Surgery At UPMC Hospital..

Pittsburgh CBS Local
October 09, 2017
Soul Sisters: My Reflections on Mallory Smith’s Memoir

Soul Sisters: My Reflections on Mallory Smith’s Memoir

Cystic Fibrosis News Today
June 26, 2019
‘Salt in My Soul,’ Mallory Smith Says What All of Us Are Thinking

‘Salt in My Soul,’ Mallory Smith Says What All of Us Are Thinking

Gunnar Esiason
April 24, 2019
News 8's Marcella Lee honored with CFF Community Champion Award

News 8's Marcella Lee honored with CFF Community Champion Award

CBS 8
May 13, 2019
The Luckiest Man Alive: Loving a Woman with CF

The Luckiest Man Alive: Loving a Woman with CF

Emily's Entourage
May 17, 2019
Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life

Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life

Danny van Leewen
July 14, 2019
CF Patient, Recovering from Double Transplant, Inspires ‘Lunges4Lungs’ Fundraiser

CF Patient, Recovering from Double Transplant, Inspires ‘Lunges4Lungs’ Fundraiser

Cystic Fibrosis News Today
September 20, 2017