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The Waiting Room

It was yet another required doctor appointment.  Mr. Legs took more time off from work to take me.  We arrived early, as requested, checked in, and started filling out the necessary paperwork. Sitting there in the waiting room, I tried … Continue reading

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There Was Never A Question

With our country’s increase of measles cases in the news not too long ago, the controversy of immunizations was a topic of conversation again.  Social media buzzed with opinions – some strong, some mild, some barely identifiable.  If you’ve never been faced with the … Continue reading

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My Diagnosis Story – Part 2

Twenty-eight years ago, I was given the jolting news that I likely had multiple sclerosis. My imagination raced and practicality brought me to a place of concern. Being in my first months of my first pregnancy, I had been excited and … Continue reading

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Doc, I Need to Know….

I have a doctor’s appointment coming up this week.  I don’t take these visits for granted.  They are opportunities.  I realize that, for different reasons, many people are not able to see a doctor.  Living in America and having good … Continue reading

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Doctor Visits

In my opinion, two things make a good doctor:  (1) Knowledge about your condition, both symptoms and research; and (2) a good bedside manner.  Unfortunately, it is rare to find a doctor with both.  I’ve had the pleasure of knowing some, but … Continue reading

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