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Is That a Lump in Your Neck or Are You Happy to See Me?

Editor’s Note: I originally posted this on my other blog on Medium, so that’s why the tone assumes little knowledge of my cancer experience. If you’ve been a longtime follower of this blog, you can ignore those parts.) 681 more words


Five Years Later

Today marks five years since I was diagnosed with cancer. Whoa!

At 24, I was living alone in Chinatown, dating a guy 3,000 miles away, and just been notified that a growing tic-tac-sized nodule in my thyroid was cancerous. 745 more words

Little Bits Of Life

After a Viewer Diagnosed His Thyroid Cancer, HGTV Star Is Now in Remission

In June 2013, HGTV star Tarek El Moussa’s life changed forever when he received a not-so-ordinary piece of fan mail: a letter urging him to get a biopsy for a suspicious-looking lump on his neck. 670 more words

News & Views

HGTV host finds out he has cancer after viewer noticed 'something wrong' while watching show

The cohost of HGTV series “Flip or Flop,” Tarek El Moussa, has been battling thyroid cancer since 2013. And he has a fan to thank for helping him find out about his illness early enough that he’s been able to make a full recovery. 219 more words


Rainy day..

It’s HORRIBLE outside! Theo and I went to Tesco this morning for our weekly shop and it suddenly seems like Christmas is everywhere! Music, food, gifts, wrapping I love it! 563 more words



A few years ago, a dear friend prayed and asked the Lord to speak to me through butterflies. After that, I started to notice all sorts of them—butterflies in the air, butterflies in my stomach, butterfly patterns and symbols… 426 more words


Thyroid disease...Does not define me.

When I started my weight loss journey, I knew I was going to have struggles! I knew going in that my biggest struggle would be having no thyroid. 640 more words

Fit Life