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Breast cancer lesson 147: Why I won't complain about knotted hair again

One thing I really miss about having no hair is the hairdresser’s chair. I don’t miss the expense, or the fact I don’t have much glamorous chat (although I can hold my own when it comes to the latest on X Factor). 901 more words

Breast Cancer

No offense meant....and no offense taken...

If you had asked me a few months ago, I would have said “Yes, of course, Kyle and I have thousands of good friends” that we have made over our last 11 years together. 2,307 more words

Kyle

Hitting the Curve Balls: Obscure Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

Cancer is nothing if not surprising, beginning with the moment you’re diagnosed.

Treatment side-effects are no exception. Yes, there’s hair loss, skin changes, fatigue, nausea—the ones we all know about. 471 more words

Cancer

Informative Presentations and Photos from the 2014 National Neutropenia Network Family Conference

The 2014 Neutropenia Family Conference was the most informative and well attended.

Copies of the informative presentations from the 2014 Conference on neutropenia are now available, including those by Dr. 83 more words

Jasmine Greenamyer: Insurance exchanges fail to protect colon cancer patients

Opinion – Rhode Islanders speak out on issues | Providence Journal http://bitly.com/VtOfTV

Jasmine Greenamyer: Insurance exchanges fail to protect colon cancer patients

Medicine

Robin Williams - Death By Despair

Robin Williams apparent suicide has started a dialogue about depression, addilction, and mental illness in this country.

All well warranted issues that need to be addressed, depression is such a common occurence and affects so many families, it might end up being Williams’ greatest legacy. 554 more words

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