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In The Scanner

There are three alphabets when put together make me uncomfortable, very uncomfortable. MRI.
First of all I must say that when someone knows that they don’t like MRIs , this fact itself suggests a pathetic state of affairs for it indicates surveillance, strict medical surveillance, waiting for the body to do something forbidden, something illegal, and the tests trying to one up the cancer with modern technology. 1,315 more words

Breast Cancer

The Traveling Swing Play Set

In 1998, the eldest daughter purchased and had this swing play set erected in her backyard.  I said, “Oh, this is great for the grands.  Little did I know how much happiness and joy this swing play set would open my life up to. 404 more words

Neither Here Nor There

As I near the completion of my active treatment for cancer, I often think of what others call the landmarks and milestones I reached and passed. 785 more words


Just when you think it can't get any worse, sometimes it does.

My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer in January.

On Wednesday of last week, she had a single mastectomy to remove the tumor in her left breast and a couple cancerous lymph nodes in her arm. 459 more words


Fast, Easy, Satisfying…Is that how you like your volunteer experiences?

(Pressed for time?  Read all CAPS)

Fast, Easy, Satisfying…Is that how you like your volunteer experiences?  Good!  I have a wonderful opportunity for you!  I need your help.   604 more words

Report Finds No Cancer Clusters In Flower Mound

FLOWER MOUND (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of State Health Services has released a new report which indicated most cancer rates in Flower Mound over a ten-year period were not higher than expected. 305 more words