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My Experience with RAI (I-131) Therapy

This post will probably be most beneficial to someone who’s recently been told they need radioactive iodine (RAI or I-131) therapy. It’s pretty dry but hopefully someone will take comfort that the process isn’t as scary as it feels. 1,765 more words



I learned over the weekend that I would not survive in prison. Not just because of the terrifying women in there, but because I don’t do well in isolation. 847 more words


Elephant Speaks

Elephant. She’s the animal that showed up for my fifth chakra – the energetic locus of self-expression — that was sliced open just about exactly 3 years ago to the day. 848 more words

PTC: To Ignore or to Treat

Hi, I’m starting this blog to share with you my still-ongoing experience battling PTC or Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. According to my surgeon, PTC, also known as thyroid cancer, is the ‘kindest’ type of the big C there is. 426 more words

Battling Cancer

Peach and Blueberry Crumble (LID)

Fruit crumbles are perfect desserts for LID. They can be made with a variety of fruits. I love the combination of peaches and blueberries.

Peach and Blueberry Crumble… 138 more words

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More residents joining lawsuits seeking damages from South Korean nuclear plants

Hwang Bun-hui, a plaintiff in nationwide lawsuits against the government-owned operator of nuclear power plants in South Korea, stands in front of the Wolseong nuclear power plant in Gyeongju. 678 more words

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Baba Ganoush (LID)

I’ve gotten sooo many eggplants in my CSA boxes over the past several weeks. I’ve been struggling with ways to prepare them. After hearing about my eggplant dilemma, my friend, Donna, directed me to… 333 more words

Thyroid Cancer