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thoughts on pain and perceptions

the human body is amazing right!
it is capable of so much and so much more!
i keep thinking about how self-regulating our body is… like how amazing is it that our body’s will heal itself and repair itself when it gets hurt and injured! 757 more words

Musings

I HAD A PULMONARY EMBOLISM AT 19

“A pulmonary embolism is a blockage in one of the arteries of the lungs. It is caused when a piece of a blood clot located elsewhere in the body breaks off ( 474 more words

It was a tough one

Some weeks are worst then others and when you are in them you can’t help but think is this your new normal. After returning from the beach the pain to my head increased and the right side of my face became numb. 665 more words

Scanxiety

Part and parcel of dealing with cancer is tests – blood tests, CT scans, MRIs. In the space of about a month last year I’d had two CT scans, a PET scan, two blood tests, an appointment with a gynaecological oncologist, a colonoscopy, gastroscopy and a laparoscopy. 732 more words

Cancer