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Atop the Tower of Emma

Atop the Tower of Emma

A spider of tubes embraced you

as you lay alive with eyes closed, dreaming

on your last hours. The lines from your heart… 228 more words

Poetry

Questions to Ask AFTER Surgery

Now that you are through your surgery and ready for your first post-op appointment, here are a few questions you will want to be sure and ask: 212 more words

Joe Niekro Foundation

When Life Ends...

We received a dire phone call the first of last week from our son Caleb and his wife of seven months, Amber.  Our daughter-in-law’s mother had suffered an aneurysm. 575 more words

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture

Case Discussion

74-year-old retired man consulted a doctor of chiropractic for chronic low back pain. The history and physical examination confirmed chronic sacroiliac and a lumbar facet dysfunction. 95 more words

Happy Birthday (#2) to Me!

I’ve told the story a million and a half times, but it bears repeating because it’s essential in understanding who am I today. It is essential in understanding why I refuse to keep any of my story to myself. 748 more words

My Purpose

Turning 30 Should Mean I'm Grown-Up... NOT Dead!!

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So, today is Saturday. I don’t work, but I love the weekends. Don’t know why, I just do. 1,340 more words

Addiction

Coming Soon: AHA Heart Valve Ambassadors!

The American Heart Association (AHA) contacted me months ago about a new patient advocate program that they are calling The AHA Heart Valve Ambassador program, and they invited me to become an ambassador! 199 more words

Bicuspid Aortic Valve