Throwback Thursday: In Honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
As most of you know, I was diagnosed with breast cancer in April of 2016. It’s been a long journey. As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I thought I would post a few pictures from the last year. Please, don’t skip your annual mammograms. My cancer was too small to be detected in the…
Petty or Necessary: Complaining About Patient Care
I’ve been a patient at a cancer center since April of 2016. Overall, I’ve been very happy with my doctors and most of the nurses are lovely. Today I felt compelled to write to the head of the organization regarding my concerns: Today, I arrived for my 1 PM appointment at 12:20 and I…
Another Snow Day!
Let me begin by highlighting the finer points of my week: Monday: I went in for treatment (for the boob cancer). Tuesday: I woke up with a backache, making it impossible to move. I was in constant pain. Wednesday: Part A. I saw my primary care physician, who agreed that there was something wrong…
My Adventures in People Watching: Breaking all the Rules by Making Eye Contact and Talking to Strangers
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