A story about Yuka Kennedy, a local seamstress in Athens, Ohio, who developed Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) while working for a dry cleaning service.COPD is a serious lung disease that usually causes breathing to get worse over time and after multiple hospital visits and friends worrying she might die, she left to start her own business in an effort to still support her six children.

Group project shot by Logan Riely, Sarah Kramer, Krystina Beach, Atish Baidya Edited by Logan Riely