distractions, esophageal stricture, health, iv's, lunch, milkshakes, needles, pumpkin cheesecake, randomness, salads, shenanigans, truth

thoughts on eating real food when i’ve had nothing but jello

Raise your hand if you’ve had a colonoscopy. First of all: shame on you! Do you even know your family history of colon cancer? It’s a painless procedure! You could have little polyps in there and HOW WOULD YOU EVEN KNOW?! How old are you? Isn’t it time? Second of all (for the rest of you): way to go! You…

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arkansas children's hospital, cancer, dysgerminoma, esophageal stricture, grateful, support, surgery while pregnant, teen cancer

To The Nurses Who Made a Difference in My Life

I’ve spent more days in the hospital than I can count. So I can’t tell you how many daily visits with the doctor I had in my hospital room. That would take a lot of math. But the math that really stumps me is how many times I was visited by a nurse. If you’ve been lucky enough in life and in…

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