About Us

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Fail First Hurts is a project of the Global Healthy Living Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization working to improve the quality of life for people with chronic diseases such as arthritis, hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes, sickle cell disease, depression, psoriasis, cancer and COPD/asthma.

Healthy Living Forum Participants 01Our in-person patient events, educational videos, and Web site environments are always culturally and ethnically sensitive, including in-language programs for Hispanic, East Asian and Russian participants, as well as ethnically and culturally harmonious faculty for African-American, Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender (GLBT), and selected religious communities.

GHLF Staff 01Our faculty consists of physicians, psychologists, exercise experts, nutritionists, sports coaches, and moderators who often have the chronic disease that is the focus of the event.

Healthy Living Forum Participants 02We are able to combine chronic illnesses into men’s health, women’s health, pain, and other broad categories, allowing participants to learn about more than one condition.



Patient and Caregiver Programs

Our patient and caregiver programs help people learn how to achieve the following:


Healthcare Provider Programs

Our healthcare provider programs, like our patient and caregiver programs, are in-person events. Healthcare providers learn: