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Healing After Surgery: Shorter Hospital Stays Are Better for Many People 

Save your health and your money – go home early! From the hospital, that is.

Reducing the amount of time you stay in the hospital probably won’t compromise your health and safety. 227 more words


New Chemo, New Symptoms

The past week and a half has been a whirlwind. The new chemo drug appeared to be better right at first – I was even able to celebrate the engagement of two amazing friends hours after receiving the chemo – but I soon found out it would be way worse than the other three chemos. 501 more words

Cancer Diaries

Birthday week

Its been a long week. I had horrible back pain. The kind that is a 15 on a scale of one to ten.

The pain didn’t go way and got worse. 268 more words

Our new version of "normal"

I sit here typing while he sleeps beside me. We’re at home now, but the watching never truly stops. I’ve been watching him so carefully for 3 days now. 608 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Little Oswin & the study in Murphy's Law.

Oh my god, my kid is adorable. So, it’s been a month since I gave birth to little Oswin John & it’s been a roller coaster on hard mode. 1,122 more words

Subjects Without Border

The Consent Form is a Tool for Your Success

Before you have surgery, your surgeon will have you sign a form saying you understand the procedure and that you consent to having it.  This is referred to as the “consent form” or “informed consent.” 402 more words

How I lost 3 days

What is today? Friday the 27th I think.

What happened to this week? Where did it go?

You know how when you’re on vacation and all the days seem to blend together? 355 more words

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