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Over a year ... now what?

It’s been one year and one month since my total hysterectomy (complete uterus removal, ovaries and fallopian tubes left intact).  Now what?

I continue to read various things about hysterectomies often.   1,208 more words


The Trials and Tribulations of Oral Steroids

For the week before I was hospitalized for the severe asthma attack I was on prednisone. Then for over two weeks following my discharge from the hospital, I was on a prednisone taper. 859 more words



Cordyceps sinensis is a valuable traditional Chinese medicine, together with ginseng and pilose antler is tied for the three tonics. Because of low yield and rarity cordyceps sinensis become a treasure in medicine. 313 more words

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Lemon Balm for menopause?!!

You read right!
I am using lemon balm (melissa) to deal with all the lovely “gifts” of menopause. I am referring to night-sweats/hot flashes, trouble sleeping, mood swings and general lack of energy. 210 more words

Herbal Remedies

Anything really means ANYTHING

My conversations with God have sounded a lot like this over these past few days;

Me: “So God, when you say “Do not be anxious about anything… you don’t really mean… 1,509 more words

Women Glow.....

“Women glow,

Men perspire,

Horses sweat.”

Unknown origin circa 1880

This is one of my favourite quotes and I use it quite a bit, especially if anyone tells me that they are sweaty.

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REPOST: Keep Cool at Night

The downside to the current heat wave in the UK is that the nights are swelteringly hot and sticky.

This isn’t the most elegant solution, but it does work.  148 more words