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My tooth fairy debacle!

I have often described how I feel like I live a double life. On my chemo weeks, I enter the cancer world, I play the patient role, deal with doctors, their offices, the insurance and all the politics and bureaucracy that comes with it. 708 more words

First & Last

This video was made by Mitch of our first trip to Puerto Rico together. We went in March. It was heaven and neither of us wanted the vacation to end. 314 more words

Overlooking Dietary History is Medical Negligence

Today a mother brought her 18 year old daughter in to see me. She complained of chronic gas, bloating, abdominal discomfort, constipation and loose stools. 252 more words

Abdominal Pain

Colonoscopy myths and facts

A colonoscopy is the preferred way to detect colorectal cancer early and treat it effectively, but misconceptions continually prevent people from scheduling the potentially life-saving procedure. 570 more words

Men's Health

Just Another Day...

I think I may have overreacted when it comes to cheating.  He’s too busy to cheat. Maybe he flirts, but he doesn’t cheat.  It seems more and more like he can’t really even stomach the woman I’ve mentioned. 192 more words

Psychomotor recovery after procedural sedation

Akira Horiuchi, MD from the Digestive Disease Center at Showa Inan General Hospital in Komagane, Japan discusses his Technical Review article “Special topics in procedural sedation: clinical challenges and psychomotor recovery” from the September issue. 240 more words


"P" is for Cookie (no it's not)

Greetings, ninjas in training!

I was struggling for a title, so I was going to just fill in every word in this post that started with a “p.” However, that started to look just plain preposterous, so I pragmatically picked three. 568 more words

Citric Acid Allergy