2012

In January, I still had a cough from the Scarlett Fever/Strep Throat and I went to my doctor. They did the responsible thing and sent me for a chest x-ray (I may glow in the dark by the end of 2012). The chest x-ray indicated a possible twisted aorta,  some sort of spot on my…

Continuing to Adapt

Before I continue, I must tell you that my chiropractor has gotten me through all of the events about which you may have already read and through all that you are about to read. Words cannot express how valuable chiropractic care can be. I believe the injury in August occurred on a Wednesday and I…

Four Mothers and a Daughter

Most people have one mother. I was fortunate enough to have four women in my life that filled that role at one time or another. The first woman in this life was Norelle. She passed in and out of my life in less than three years including pregnancy. She and my dad graduated from high…

Celebrities, Politicians, Athletes, IBD, and Me

Warning – not for those who do not tolerate discussion of bodily functions. Today appears to be the day for providing education. I have talked about Ulcerative Colitis, but have not really explained what it is and how it impacts my life.  According to one of my new favorite sources, Cedars-Sinai, “Ulcerative colitis is a…