Winslow E. Dixon started her young career in geriatrics. She specialized in Alzheimer’s and Dementia and worked as a resident care director/memory care coordinator. She then continued her education, studying holistic health and nutrition. She worked as a holistic health coach, aromatherapist, med-tech and thermographer.
As a holistic health consultant through her business- Against the Grains LLC, she worked with those suffering from food allergies and helped clients establish rare disease diet protocols.
Upon her diagnosis of Medullary Sponge Kidney Disorder and Addison’s Disease , she was forced to find a new purpose. Winslow is now a published author, freelance writer and columnist. She volunteers her time as an advocate for those suffering with chronic illness, rare disease and/or disability.
She is also a motivational speaker and has dedicated her life to spreading hope to those who are suffering through her patient advocacy organization, Adrenal Alternatives Foundation .
She is the author of Arsenal of Arrows Devotional Journal Challenge Series, the Peace by Piece 365 Inspirational Health Log Journal the children’s book The Shivering Sunbeam which explains disability in a way young minds can understand and Chronically Stoned: The Guide to Winning the Battle against Kidney Stones and UTI’s. All are available through Amazon, Kindle E-book and Barnes and Noble. Her fiction books, Townsend: The EverVigilant Series is the in process of worldwide publication and is available exclusively on Townsendseries.com.
Her goal is to one day be well enough to attend medical school and become an endocrinologist. She wants to dedicate her life to educating the medical community about adrenal disease, as it is NOT rare, it is simply not tested for. She also wants to provide adrenal patients with the life-altering treatment of the cortisol pump, which is not widely available as it should be.