Category Archive for 'Health'

Childhood depression

I have exciting news. About a year ago, I sold a story on childhood depression to Parenting. It finally went live on their website yesterday! Here’s the link: 6 Things to Know About Childhood Depression This topic is close to my heart because Rachel has been struggling with depression for the last couple years. I […]

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A new opportunity

I just got home from Fargo, ND a couple hours ago, where I attended a training for the new business I’m working on. What is this business, you ask? It’s all about wellness. It’s about helping others achieve their health and weight goals. It’s about guiding people to a healthier lifestyle where they look and […]

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Why I hate my uterus, part 3

Continuing the diatribe against my rebelling womb: Why am I so reluctant to give my protesting uterus up? If only this simple question had a simple answer. Is it pride? A fear of losing control? Sadness? Fantasy? Narcissism? Like females I’ve seen in movies and read about in books who, upon hitting menopause, feel their […]

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Why I hate my uterus, part 2

¤¤¤ Warning — if you are of the male persuasion, you may want to click elsewhere, unless you don’t mind reading about uteruses and their miraculous functions. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. ¤¤¤ Continuing the story of how my uterus turned against me: So, I had the Mirena IUD in for less than a […]

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¤¤¤ Warning — if you are of the male persuasion, you may want to click elsewhere, unless you don’t mind reading about uteruses and their miraculous functions. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. ¤¤¤ When I said in my first post of 2010 that I plan to be more honest and personal in my blogging […]

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