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Magic formula for a brain tumor awareness tweet?

As many know, I have been trying to raise awareness now for quite some time.  Somehow this week I created what has turned out to be an explosive tweet.   126 more words

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She tends to repeat things...

And I’m sure that it’s only going to get worse. She’s told me the same story more than once before but now she’s almost repeating the entire series of conversations that she’s having with her doctors and family. 392 more words

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Valerie Harper: A Happy Ending No Matter How You Look At It!

It’s another rave, but I’m a sucker for a happy ending, even when the future is not necessarily long term.  Valerie Harper has been a mainstay in Hollywood since her days as Rhoda Morgenstern on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show.”  She followed that up with her own spinoff series, “Rhoda”, and then an NBC sitcom called “Valerie.”  It later became “The Hogan Family” after a dispute between Harper and the powers that be, but this story isn’t about her acting, it’s about her life. 209 more words

It Has a Name.....

As a lot of you know, yesterday we went to Seattle to find out the pathology (a name for this tumor) and what the next steps will be. 289 more words

Day 1 of...

Who knows how many days really.

A few weeks ago I had a conversation with my mother about nothing in particular but she started to tell me about how she was having trouble coming up with words she wanted to use when talking. 663 more words

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Timehop has been kind of a cool thing. It’s a relatively new app that lets you look back over the last 5-7 years of your social media history. 703 more words


Three girls with cancer inspire many with one photo

(CNN) — If most pictures are worth a thousand words, this one is worth a million.

The picture is entitled, “Sometimes strength comes in knowing you are not alone.” It’s a powerful message on a photo of three young Oklahoma girls who are battling cancer. 85 more words