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Giants Pitcher Matt Cain To Meet With Specialist For 2nd Opinion On Injured Elbow

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain plans to meet with specialist Dr. James Andrews this week to get a second opinion on his injured elbow. 128 more words


A secret revealed

Once Doctor 20 scolded me and said I gave doctors too much information and doctors were analyzatical people. All the history I was giving to the doctors according Doctor 20 would cause the doctors to shut down and that was not something they wanted to hear. 755 more words

Glomus Tumor/Paraganglioma

Bye bye baby




I’m pretty sure it started in 2003. During the LBHS fall production of “The Crucible.” I was both set running manager and playing the part of a ‘possessed’ extra at the beginning of the show. 255 more words


Early Tuesday, the Hurricanes announced, captain Eric Staal had to have survey following some off-season training. However he’s not expected to miss any time and should be ok to go for training camp and the season.

Via nhl.com


And now a little (more) about me

What is a middle aged internal medicine physician doing writing about her journey towards health and fitness? Full disclosure: I am writing this to encourage myself (and you!) to take back my health and fitness.   280 more words

Avascular Necrosis

What to Do & Say When a Friend or Someone They Love Is Sick

Over the past several weeks, I have been utterly blown away. The thoughtfulness, generosity, and compassion that has been shown to me and my family through my… 661 more words


Dr. Y- Revisit

A lot has been going on this summer- planning A and my wedding (were about a month away now), numerous veterinary visits for our one-eyed cat Icarus for acupuncture and trying to manage his worsening arthritis and luxating patella, work, and of course health. 56 more words