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Port Infection: Longest Story Short (Part 6)

(Catch up on Part 5 here) In the end I had two powerports and a groshong catheter removed, I had an abscess form in my chest. I had to have the incision pulled open, drained and had wound care for several weeks. Yes, it was awful, painful, gross, infuriating, terrifying—and that’s pretty much all the…

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5 Sleep Solutions for Insomnia from CVS

(Products mentioned in this post were provided by CVS for review.) I’ve been struggling with insomnia over the past few months and have been posting about it on my Instagram. The folks over at CVS were kind enough to reach out with a care package of items for me to try and tackle the problems…

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Chronic Illness & Rare Disease Scholarship Announcement!

Do you know a high school student suffering from a rare or chronic illness who is making a positive impact in the health community? Healthline, the fastest growing health-information resource to more than 80 million monthly visitors, and NORD (National Organization for Rare Diseases) recently announced The Healthline and NORD Stronger Scholarship. They will be…

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