Category Archives: Endocrinologist

Medical Confessions, part two

“The most important thing in illness is never to lose heart.” ~Nikolai Lenin While seeing Dr. P. in Philadelphia, he referred me to his good friend and colleague in Virginia whom he thought I should begin seeing for the MRSA … Continue reading

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These are the Days I Will Remember!

I must first extend a special thank you to those who reached out following my last post regarding my surgery. Your prayers, comments, telephone calls, Facebook messages, etc. were so helpful in my recovery and I can’t thank you enough … Continue reading

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Being Thankful

I have to admit I am having a difficult time getting into the holiday spirit. Why? I have been asking myself that same question for the past several weeks. I have been listening to Christmas music, we decorated the house … Continue reading

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Strength and Survival

I bet many of you may assume I am writing about my disappointment in the ever-growing attention given to Black Friday and the lack of focus on the real meaning of the Thanksgiving holiday. While I am extremely disappointed that … Continue reading

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Weighting to be Accepted and Feeling the Pain

I have an additional confession to make and this one is difficult. I am now a Type 2 Diabetic. Why is this challenging for me to admit? Another illness? Those reading may think I have so many medical problems what is … Continue reading

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