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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

Health & Fitness

Let's try this again...

Yesterday was an incredibly frustrating day РI had a 1pm check in at the hospital for a 1-3 day monitoring and testing stay to figure out some  617 more words

Chronic Illness