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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

Dr. Carolyn Dean Radio Archive 9-23-13 Hour 2

Presentation: Total Biology of the left side; M.S.; peripheral neuropathy; super sugar in RnA Drops; yeast overgrowth and magnesium burning up; fluoride overuse; hydrating while on ReLyte; RnA Drops and pet care; safe removal of mercury fillings… 198 more words


My Healing Container Garden

A gardener, I am not.  But, when I retired to Florida more than four years ago, I decided our lanai was too cold and sterile.  So to add life, I purchased a few plants to bring color and life into this space. 28 more words

Painful Peripheral Neuropathy from Chemotherapy involves Toll-Like Receptor 4 (TLR4)

Painful peripheral neuropathy is a limiting side effect of some cancer chemotherapy agents such as paclitaxel.

Yan Li et al from MD Anderson Cancer Center in the current issue of the Journal of Pain show that the TLR4 receptor is involved in painful neuropathy induced by paclitaxel and that TLR4 antagonists reduce hyperalgesia and neuropathic pain caused by the nerve injury. 402 more words


Rose Terry's Story

Telling my story is very painful. I’ve cried a swimming pool full of tears and I feel so old now disabled at only 59!  It’s been 7 long painful years that Levaquin has taken from me!It was March 20, 2007 when I was handed a package of 10 antibiotic pills called Levaquin which I faithfully took for a bronchial condition and possible pneumonia. 1,294 more words

How Exercise Can Help Neuropathy .

For many patients treated with chemotherapy, peripheral neuropathy can be an uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous side effect. The condition, which includes tingling or loss of sensation in the arms or legs, can increase risk for falls and fall-related injuries. 66 more words


the side effects side show

Peripheral neuropathy can be one of the side effects of chemotherapy. I learned recently that just because the chemo is behind you it doesn’t necessarily mean you’ve dodged all the bullets. 110 more words

Breast Cancer