Providence, RI – Resilience. The dictionary tells us that it means the ability to recover from or adjust to misfortune or change. But these formal, rather sterile words hardly capture the complexity, the utter horror, and the relentless challenges that so many of us have known in the face of true crisis. And that's certainly the case for Jennifer Reis. Reis is a clinical pharmacist and is currently studying to become an herbalist. She lives with her family in Wakefield, Rhode Island.

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