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Sun Worship and Sun Smarts

One of my goals is to create a new culture around sun loving.  The sun, provider of light and warmth, has been worshiped forever.  Life itself would not exist without the sun. 558 more words

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Gratitude for Life’s Simple Pleasures

Gratitude is currently a hot topic within the cancer community, but in my view it’s not the cancer itself that suddenly bestows a person with gratitude. 681 more words

Cancer Psychological Impact

Thin Skin

via Daily Prompt: Thin

Do you have it, thin skin I mean?  I find with melanoma, and think it may be true for many cancer patients, that some times my feelings are raw, dangling nerve ends.  474 more words

Melanoma

Promoting Support Through Awareness for Cancer

The amazing advancements in cancer treatments have managed to save the lives of a lot people. It is a great relief for several people and the ‘fear factor’ often associated with cancer is diminishing in a fast manner. 467 more words

Ailse is in The Room

Cad nach féidir a leigheas, ní mór a bheith buailte.*  ~Irish Proverb

Sometimes I don’t see Ailse

But Ailse is in the room

Ailse can seem small to me… 323 more words

Skeins of Love

I’ve been quite envious for years of my two sisters who are part of a lively knitting group in Clarkesville, Georgia. They meet once a week and chat as they knit scarves, shawls, hats and more.  1,238 more words

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Cancer Patients and the Affordable Care Act

Based in Melville, NY, Ellen Scharaga is a professional in the pharmaceutical industry. She works as an operational consultant for Alegria Specialty Pharmacy. In addition, Ellen Scharaga supports the American Cancer Society. 143 more words

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