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7 Bland Foods to Keep on Hand for a Sour Stomach

So let’s say you did something stupid. Maybe you ate calamari last night. A lot of calamari. Nice move, genius. Now it’s four in the morning and you’re hanging out on your bathroom floor wondering how in the https://www.acheterviagrafr24.com/prix-du-viagra-en-pharmacie/ hell you’re going to stay focused during your 8 AM conference call. But you were smart…

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Chronic Illness: When Should I NOT Be Driving?

I’ve often found myself stranded at the mall or the grocery store or the infusion center and have had to call my mom or husband to pick me up. We don’t really have a robust Uber community in Boca Raton yet. But I should know better. There are certainly a handful of times when your…

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New Video: How to Pack the Ultimate Hospital Kit / Bag

  Whether you’re a new mom or a chronic illness patient this kit / bag covers everything from your basic toiletries to clothes and comfort items for a short or long stay. Packing List: -Garnier Nutrise Shampoo -Head and Shoulders Conditioner -Shaving Cream/ Razor -Deodorant -Toothbrush/Toothpaste -Mouthwash -Chapstick -Facewish -Dry Shampoo -Pillow Spray -Essential Oils…

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Running Into Walls Hurts

Trying to figure out a way to word how these last few weeks has been seems almost impossible. It is difficult to try to pull together a medical team when you’re in the midst of a crisis. It’s one thing when a doctor shrugs at you. It’s another when they shrug at you and you’re…

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Post Op Port Surgery: She Lives

So I’ve had the port surgery. It’s in correctly and works. The first day was rough, but the next two days were better. Now I think the port is “settling in.” The port was inserted through an incision in my neck and threaded downward. Which makes my neck look a little like I’m always about to…

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Caring for Someone Who is Stoned After Surgery

The first time I had to go under anesthesia, I cried and cried until the lights went out. I was so afraid that I’d feel everything! But as my Grandpa told me: it will be the best sleep you ever have. And it was! But waking up from anesthesia? Well, that’s not always the easiest…

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