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“Who does she think she is?”
I'm a symmetry-challenged Baby-Boomer, an artist, writer & closet geek with a day job as a healthcare clinician. In 2008, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. Thus far, I've lived to complain about it -- and there's a lot to complain about, in the healthcare system & in the rampant merchandising of this disease. Change does not happen in silence, so I choose to speak out & question the status quo, with gusto, soul-searching, analysis & research, in the hope that it might help. A little skepticism is healthier than a lot of disillusionment.
Now, I like to think I provide solid information on this blog. But nothing you read here can replace seeing your doctor if you need medical help. By all means, read a little first so you can ask good questions. But then go get help so you can come back & tell me how it went. Just take good care of yourself. I need you to come back & tell me what a fabulous job I'm doing.
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If you don't like something, tell someone. If you don't tell someone, it's your problem, not theirs. And if you're not part of the solution, then you're part of the problem. Because ultimately, talk is cheap. Action speaks.