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Navel Radiation in Yoga Asanas

I have noticed a lot of floppy legs and feet in certain yoga poses lately.  To remedy this issue, we can apply the principle of navel radiation.   304 more words

The Good Patient

For the tenth time in as many months, a medical professional has deemed me a Good Patient.

I’ve earned this title of honor–first and foremost–by having an unusual number of health problems for a person of my age. 207 more words


deconstructing reconstruction... what a hot mess

Big holla back to the creators and supporters of the pink ribbon movement. I work in public relations, so I geek out when something so simple raises international awareness. 2,199 more words

Breast Cancer

Chemo is coming

June 29, 2015: There was a lot of waiting.  My post op appointment with my surgeon got rescheduled to 3 weeks after my surgery (was originally 2 weeks post).   391 more words

Great Kills Park radiation

I remember going there in the 70s. Going to the public beach that has been relocated west of where it was. Venturing into the Lower New York Bay water and feeling something pinch me, I never went into ocean water around here since. 348 more words

Random Thoughts

No, I was not born in 1942

So after those two diary entries, I just stopped.  There was a lot of waiting in between appointments and surgery and post-op appointments that there wasn’t a ton to report.   926 more words

The Truth Is

I was reading another girls blog about her journey so far with first a lumpectomy and then down the track when some lumps resurfaced her having a full mastectomy. 888 more words

Breast Cancer