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Video: Gastric to Esophageal Mucosal Transplantation

In the April issue of Gastroenterology, researchers report transplantation of mucosa from a patient’s stomach to esophagus, to prevent stricture formation after circumferential endoscopic mucosal dissection of early-stage esophageal cancer. 250 more words

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Cervical Dysplasia: Naturopathic, Herbal and Nutritional Approaches by Belle McCaleb

Cervical Dysplasia: Naturopathic, Herbal and Nutritional Approaches by Belle McCaleb

Cervical dysplasia, or abnormal “atypical” cervical cells, usually found on a routine PAP smear, is most often found in women 25 to 35 years. 539 more words

Harper Lee from A to Z: J is for JOINTS

Today, I would like to address the subject of joints. Oh, wait a minute. Maybe I should be a little clearer. I’m not talking about the kind of joints that were just legalized in Colorado. 232 more words

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I'm not sure what's more important....

…protecting myself from life, or actually living.  There are two really difficult parts of going through major trauma or illness.  One, is trusting that you can actually be a part of life, and the second is trying to control your depressive tendencies, and focus on more positive things.   529 more words


Article on Managing Fear of Recurrence

Sorry about being such a terrible blogger as of late, just had a lot on the go, and mulling a number of ideas for the blog. 102 more words


Of polyps and adenomas

A birthday means a lot less if others around you are suffering.

At the very core of present experiences, they’ve been very much about personal discovery, in light of what a birthday is supposed to mean. 862 more words

Am I doing what I enjoy, or is there a problem here?

I find that I am an extremely busy person, but I really do love my down time, and find I am panicky without it.  I also like to feel involved, like I have a variety of opportunities, and be a part of communities.   214 more words