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Hide and Seek

I guess the hunt is never over. Just when you think you’re winning, a sleeper cell surfaces, one you hadn’t even suspected, and closets itself somewhere you’d never think to look –an endless game of hide and seek. 840 more words

Looking at life through pink colored glasses

Let me start off by saying that while I am very open about my cancer diagnosis and health situation, it is still really hard to share some of the “gory details” unless I am talking to someone in one of my support groups or a close family member. 948 more words

Bikes, Box, Building & Progress

15 August 2016 — Not quite as hot today, not quite as humid, so I’m out marching around town, getting some things done, frisky as a colt I tell you. 412 more words

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The hard work of healing...

Well, I got through it. All I remember about the surgery itself is being wheeled into the OR being shifted onto the table and sitting cross-legged clutching a pillow hunched over so they could insert a spinal to deliver the anesthesia and pain killers. 958 more words

Lady Parts Doctor Visit

I went for my annual exam today.  You know, with the lady parts doctor.  Weirdly, I was looking forward to this appointment.  I felt I needed to touch base with Dr. 523 more words

Alcohol: A Women's Health Issue

This program by the National Institutes of Health features narratives of seven women recovering from problems with alcohol. These stories make it clear that it’s possible to miss danger signs and that social drinking can become problem drinking, which in turn can evolve into addiction. 69 more words