Monthly Archives: October 2016

Insomnia Part 1: Maybe you should just count sheep.

I think I may hold the world record for the fastest time in falling asleep.  Usually I’m out about a nanosecond after my head hits the pillow.  And that’s just at night.  I’m pretty good at falling asleep just about … Continue reading

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Burns 1-2-3

Hey hey we are going to talk about burn injuries to your skin in this post.  It’s a follow-up to the radio broadcast of last week where I talked with a burn surgeon.  We learned some really important information about … Continue reading

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Join our #yesMAMM Twitter Chat on October 27

Save the date: October 27, Noon-1:00 As I have mentioned both on the air and in previous blog posts right, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. So far this month we have talked about breast cancer detection on the Healthy … Continue reading

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Do you need a mammogram?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I wrote this post about 4 or 5 times.  The first draft found me in the weeds of details and statistics.  In the second draft I sounded too preachy.  My third attempt covered every … Continue reading

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