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The Diagnosis, or The Big C Strikes Again

Three or four months ago, probably, I noticed a bit of swelling on my neck. I didn’t think too much of it. Then my husband asked me about it. I brought it up to the nurse practitioner at the gynecologist’s … Continue reading

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#52Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Health

I’m a week late finishing this post that’s part of Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project. I usually end up writing my posts, or finalizing them, on Sunday, one day before the new topic comes out. Last … Continue reading

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Day Seven – My Day

I woke up this morning at 7:08am. Actually, I woke up 15 minutes earlier than that, but I have the bedroom clock set ahead, so those are the numbers I saw. I got up a few minutes later, and just … Continue reading

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Feed a cold, starve a fever, chicken soup and plenty of fluids

>For centuries, people shared tips on how to treat illness at home. Doctors were scarce, and for a long time, they didn’t even have any special training. If something worked, you remembered it and you told your friends. Along came … Continue reading

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