Tag: #stage4needsmore

SurvivingBreastCancer.org my ongoing conversation with Laura Carfang

podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/breast-cancer-conversations/id1441928699 This podcast is entitled “why is “how are you?” Such a loaded question?” And it is a very loaded question. The subtext is always “for someone with metastatic breast cancer.” I enjoyed my talks with Laura over a three day nine hour recording and the team did a fabulous job in editing it down

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Pt. 2: Broken by Mourning: Metastatic Breast Cancer and Alzheimer’s

I returned from Florida on Thursday night very late. Exhausted. Glad for the small things in life, I’d been convinced to get a wheelchair. Having never considered myself handicapped in any way, I’ve avoided the hang tag for my car. Even when I needed it and it’s mot often I wished for the presence of

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Patient Advocacy: The ugly reality of organizational and individual bullies

“The wisdom of this culture comes from the sick people in this culture not the rich people.” Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen in conversation with Krista Tippet from the podcast OnBeing. No easy words come when a person you’ve been close to, even virtually, enters hospice, or worse, receives the news that medicine has no more

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