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Geographical Oddity: Body Image

I stare at my feet all the time.  I always thought that my feet were mostly ok, except for a couple of weird little toes. I have my mom’s feet so they were FAMILIAR. 519 more words

Wellness

Nine Doctors, One Cup

23rd April 2017

Doctor One is not amused. Neither am I. This is A&E Singapore General Hospital, the largest but also oldest in this technocratic utopia. 3,023 more words

Why you?

The consultant and the breast nurse are in the room, with your notes open in front of them, as you perch on the edge of your plastic chair. 805 more words

Chemo Round #7

ALMOST DONE!!!!

May 16, 2017

Tuesday, 10:00 am

A little update how things went after Round #6: Progressively as I have gotten further into treatments I have been handling it more poorly. 453 more words

Cancer

Top 5 Benefits of Lymphatic Massage

The lymphatic system is responsible for helping your body fight infections and draining toxins from the body that may be harmful. You may have noticed when you had an infection like strep or a sinus infection, your lymph nodes around your neck get swollen. 563 more words

Massage

Chemo Round #6, Nashville, Prom

May 2, 2017

Tuesday 10:20 am

Following treatment five, I went to Nashville, Tennessee for the weekend. I had a blast but between the constant rain and the cold, it did affect my mood and how I felt. 442 more words

Cancer

Don't Hush Your Child

When I first shaved my head, I was mortified if someone stared at me. I did not understand how morally they thought it was alright to just stare. 327 more words

Cancer