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"A LETTER FROM YOUR BRAIN"
I'm glad to see that you are awake! This is your brain talking. I had to find some way to communicate with you. I feel like I barely survived WWIII and am still not quite all in one piece. That's why I need you. I need you to take care of me. As time passes and you and I feel better and better, people, even doctors, will tell you that we are fine, "it's time to get on with life." That sounds good to me and probably even better to you. But…
Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are defects of the circulatory system that are generally believed to arise during embryonic or fetal development or soon after birth. Although AVMs can develop in many different sites, those located in the brain or spinal cord can have especially widespread effects on the body.
I had a knee replacement well over a year ago. I am still going to PT for it because it won't bend as it should, and when it does bend, it hurts a lot. So, I protect my knees as much as I can. I have a guide dog for vision, (which I lost a lot of…Continue
My mother was diagnosed stage IV colon cancer on April 1st. A few weeks later she went to ACS to pick out her wig. I had very long hair and knew I wanted to donate it. I promised my parents that I was going to donate my hair before I moved from Fl…Continue
Partly because it’s not politically correct to ask a person about his or her medical history, and partly because it’s self-centered to raise the topic unsolicited, I rarely talk about the effect that two brain hemorrhages and three brain surgeries…Continue
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