8 years. That is how long it has been since I heard the diagnosis that I had Stage 3 thyroid cancer and received a total thyroidectomy with neck dissection. Over 80 nodes removed from my thyroid and neck – with 1/3 or more of them to be found riddled with papillary cancer. Thankfully, I…
I don’t want to make this article about insurance issues in our country, but rather how a community has come together in less than five days to donate a serious “chunk of change” to get Ms. Monica Wood back on her feet again. They have given her not only financial help but the gift of their love and community spirit.
Have you ever reached for an object and then exclaimed “Oh No!” because your back immediately went in to spasm?
Have you ever sneezed and then spent the rest of your day trying to get relief from the intense pain that one little “ahh-choo” caused you?
Have you ever gardened, indulged in some home repair task, picked up a baby, or flinched and had what seemed like an ordinary action result in incapacitating pain? The kind where you crawl in to a chair or can’t seem to do the simplest of activities.
If you said YES to one or more of the above – welcome to the club!
The OMG – I have back pain club!
This weekend the skies above the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles will be lighting up “orange”! The ballroom will be turned in to a huge party as the benefit for Erase MS commences! While a night to join together in fellowship for a great cause, the weekend is really dedicated to highlighting the newest findings in research…
Many families who follow SIGNING FAMILIES have asked me to post words in American Sign Language which are food related. So, here you go.. foods that help keep us healthy! #ASL #HealthyLiving