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Second Chances

(This is a reflection paper regarding my Blood Banking course this term which was submitted as a requirement. Hope you like it!)

A year ago, my father was diagnosed with chronic kidney disorder. 422 more words

Musings

61 Vailant 'Best Original' 

So proud of my husband! He has end stage renal failure- is on dialysis 3 days a week. When he is feeling good- usually on his off days from dialysis- he works on his classic cars. 89 more words

The Kidneys: Know, Understand & Care For Your Kidneys

The kidneys are two bean shaped organs, each about the size of a fist. They are located just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. 964 more words

The Final Days of Ross The Dog

Today I woke up to the sound of a gentle rain,  and it reminded me of the lyrics to that old song, If Ever I Would Leave… 2,845 more words

Life As I Know It

Hematology refresher

If you find hematology-oncology tough, The Weekly Mnemonic can relate. So this week’s offering is a little memory aid to help remember  signs of multiple myeloma. 104 more words

Anemia

Why Hospice?

  1. Because your loved one, even if he or she is bedridden, would prefer to be at home instead of in a hospital.
  2. Because the top priority of hospice care is patient comfort including relief from pain.
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Hope Hospice

Multiple Myeloma awareness

Hello everyone!  March is almost over, but before it ends I wanted to go over some basic awareness for Multiple Myeloma.  March is also Multiple Myeloma awareness month. 81 more words

Cards Of Hope