I created this blog to document my tonsillectomy and recovery as an adult patient who was born with cleft palate. When I was researching this surgery, I found very few narratives from adult patients, beyond the litany of message-board complaint threads and the occasional photo. 211 more words
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By Amy E. Feldman
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Who decides whether to take you off life support?
In December, 13-year-old Jahi McMath went into the hospital for a tonsillectomy, but suffered brain hemorrhaging and was declared brain dead. 187 more words
I’m not a vegan, but my 27-year-old daughter is. And when things are going well, I can tell that she’s probably eating more healthily (is that a word?) than I am. 826 more words