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When Your Thyroid Goes Awry

Does fatigue drag you down day after day? Do you have brain fog, weight gain, chills, or hair loss? Or is the opposite true for you: Are you often revved up, sweaty, or anxious? 1,257 more words

Healthy Living

How Essential Oils Changed My Life

In October 2013, I was diagnosed with Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma (Thyroid Cancer). Two surgeries later, I am now living without my thyroid and dependent on synthetic thyroid hormone that I take each day. 687 more words

Essential Oils

Woman Battling Late-Stage Cancer Gets Dream Wedding Wish Fulfilled

A woman battling stage IV thyroid cancer got her wish granted to renew her wedding vows with her husband. The non-profit “Wish Upon A Wedding… 25 more words

Local News

Critic Roger Ebert Immortalized in Poignant Film Bio

The biggest surprise about Steve James‘ touching documentary chronicling the legacy and final days of film critic Roger Ebert is Ebert himself. While it’s always been clear that Ebert was mad about the movies, the general public really never knew the extent to which Roger Ebert’s “love story” also included the woman who would become his wife and business partner during the last two decades of his life. 642 more words


Hands Up

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I just finished up my week at Camp Sunshine!

For those who don’t know, Camp Sunshine is a volunteer based camp for families dealing with a child who currently has/has survived/has died from a life threatening disease. 686 more words

Kiss me, I'm radioactive

I met my radiation oncologist this past Tuesday. He was very encouraged from my surgery. Even though the nodule on the right side showed signs of cancer, the left side did not! 917 more words

Family Life

smudging him out...

I smudged my house yesterday. For those of you wondering wtf that means, before yesterday, I was also unsure. I was told by one of my “spiritual” girlfriends that I needed to get rid of old, bad energy and cleanse my home. 497 more words