• 2/26/2011

    Whenever someone asks me about why I continue to work on the Music for a Cure benefit concert year after year, I can't help but think back to those last few days that Papa (my grandfather) was alive.  It was during those last few days that I felt so helpless.

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  • 2/21/2011

    Caring for a loved one with a chronic illness is a challenging and complex role that many of us will take on at some point in our life.

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  • 2/16/2011

    My life was perfect, or so it seemed

    It far surpassed what I had dreamed

    My boys were healthy, ages twelve and nine

    My twenty-year marriage was doing fine

    I had more friends that I could see

    For a brand-new house, I held the key

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  • 2/12/2011

    Although Punxsutawney Phil may have declared the end to winter eminent, it seems that Jack Frost is determined to have a few more weeks of bitter fun before things begin to warm up.

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  • 2/09/2011

    As a Registered Dietitian that works with cancer patients, one of the most frequent questions I am asked is, \What kind of diet should I follow before starting treatment?\  I am always happy to answer that question because it is so important to get off to a good start nutritionally prior to star

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  • 2/04/2011

    Well before I finished the first chapter of Siddhartha Mukherjee's Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, I realized that the book, published just this past November, would become a standard by which to judge all future efforts to describe the history and cultural context of the disease

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