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Moving fast

I went to see the oncologist today and was surprised to hear “your radiation starts now” whoopee – miscommunication.  I was hauled off to the radiation room.   282 more words


Fun and games for October '16

I went on a high cortisone dose at my hospital visit on 7 September 2016, whereafter it was gradually reduced, but on 30 September my brain shutting down again, whereafter the dosage was increased.   273 more words


Third Time's a Charm

Even though my surgeon has given up on me for the time being, he did not leave me completely in the lurch and I left his office grasping a final referral for a cortisone injection, like Charlie with the golden ticket to the chocolate factory. 526 more words


The Best Medicine

Forget laughter as a cure-all, unless it’s part of a romp in the sheets. A new study reveals that the exercise and reproductive hormones that come as part of a sexually active lifestyle actually contribute greatly to health. 275 more words

Chester Press

A shot, a race, and a birthday

Well. This blog will attempt to cover far too many things in not very much space. It’s been a bit since I’ve written, so I’m overdue for an update. 1,623 more words

Cortisone : incontournable malgré les effets secondaires

En dépit de nombreux effets indésirables si elle est prescrite sur le long teme, cette molécule anti-inflammatoire reste un produit majeur pour soulager la douleur. 592 more words


Past News Items: My 37-year-old daughter has Addison's disease.

Because, sometimes Old News is still valid!

From Tuesday, September 16, 2008

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: My 37-year-old daughter has Addison’s disease. Many doctors saw her when she was hospitalized a year ago. 175 more words