How I used Dance to overcome Chronic Illness….the “Suicide Disease”.

Personal Stories By Kayla Harley

I was in my prime as a dancer when I began to have complications in my body. I was living in Chicago, IL performing in the Tony Award winning Broadway show “CATS”. Between that and the brutal winter cold, it was such that I hardly ever slept. Pumping in my daily life at an unforgiving rate caused all sorts of unruly skin outbreaks, night sweats, nervousness and depression. After stumbling home nearly fainting in transit one day, I decided to pay a trip to a…