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The Empty Pickle Jar

Today’s rating: Good
Breathing rating: On par for the course

Lately, my days begin marked as either good days or bad days. Good days, I get up, feel somewhat normal, and can breath bearably. 408 more words

Blood Clots

Wake Me Up When September Ends...

September 2014 will go down as one of the most difficult months of my entire life. I hate having to admit that I struggled emotionally because I always try to remain positive no matter what happens, but even this tipped the scales of what I could emotionally endure. 881 more words

Blood Clots

Emotional impact of blood clots

Monday, October 13, 2014 is the first ever World Thrombosis Day…a day to put what is known about clotting into action.

Those of us diagnosed with venous thromboembolism (VTE)—blood clots which include deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)—may develop depression and anxiety, particularly if the clot was extensive and life-threatening.    1,939 more words


X v French Republic (2007) H&FLR 2014-56

Dr Eric X v French Republic (2007) H&FLR 2014-56

Court of Cassation (France)

5 June 2007

Coram: Cotte P, Blondet and Farge (conseillers)

Appearing for the Appellant… 374 more words

Byrne's Corner: Treatment of PE

Subsegmental (very small) PE – controversial, maybe no AC indicated (would decide jointly with heme onc). If AC lovenox unless CI OR novel anticoagulant

Segmental PE – lovenox unless contra-indicated… 244 more words

Pulmonary Embolism

Blood, Shopping, and Being an Adult

Starting out the day in the financial advisor’s office is never fun. It reminds me of being an adult and all those boring, intricate tasks that go along with it. 645 more words

My 2nd Day of Reflection

I’m continuing to borrow a small piece of tradition during the Jewish New Year of 10 days of reflection and self-evaluation between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.   376 more words