Those Elusive Test Results


I’m not sure how it happened, but over the years, my medical appointments and tests all seem to have ended up as summer scheduled dates. You know – all those annual or periodic things:  bloodwork, mammogram, bone density, dentist, optometrist…. I also check in with the dermatologist once a year (because I was that fair-skinned,…

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Are You, a Friend, or Loved One “Battling” Cancer?


Those of us who spend much of our time embroiled in some way within the healthcare system are reminded, over and over again, that not everyone sees themselves as a patient in the same way. As in: you say “tomato” and I say “tomahto.” I was reminded of this after reading this article from New…

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