Tag Archives: cancer

Every March I Play Radiology Russian Roulette

  (One can either see photo positively, or negatively, as rising or setting sun.….I mostly try to stay in positive territory, emotionally, but I do admit:  As cancer survivor, this time of year, with its annual exam, wears me down.   ____________________ March … Continue reading

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Sword of Damocles–All Those Medical Tests?

OMG, I’ve got a cold that just doesn’t go away…cough just hangs on…I’ve been down this road before (with a husband whose cough signaled cancer), and I don’t like the signs.  But I know:  If I share concern with my doctor, I’ll … Continue reading

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A Cancer Tale I Can Live With

(The Emperor of All Maladies A Biography of Cancer gives a riveting history of the disease, explaining why we haven’t “won” this battle. Do others value Dr. Mukherjee’s writing? It’s won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize.) I sometimes wonder why I … Continue reading

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