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Spot in my eye, rolling in black water, fumbling for an object in a dark house. What I've seen past the spot might be better. Worrisome blind blur allows no ease. Pry-bar touches ribs, dig your ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 05:28 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Under Sara's Fingernail In a box from Portland across half a continent care of Sara and Ann, of hands and souls carrying hope, good, and true from strange friends, friendly strangers, opened with ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 09:08 PM PDT with 87 Recommends
Roiled under screws and paddles ribbons of mud roll too slow to turn, too slow to turn aside the pull of big water. Above the surface I breathe, skip pulsed and pilled full of bite, my mud-washed ...
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Mar 08, 2015 at 09:57 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
FOR MORE LINKS, SEE this FM diary AND THIS ON diabetes/obesity/kidney disease & related topics , ETC. F IND SPECIFIC KEYWORDS IN DIARIES BY ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 08:37 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Meteor Blades' quilt, layered and pin basted for quilting. The star is now completely hand quilted. Next comes the red background. I was planning to wait until after the election to write this ...
by Sara R
Comment Count 79 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 05:04 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
It was a Perfect Day Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. --Theodore Roosevelt I remember. It was Saturday, October 11th, 2008: the day of our oldest daughter's wedding. It ...
by Steven Park
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
F IND SPECIFIC KEYWORDS BY HOLDING DOWN THE CONTROL KEY & TAPPING F TO GET A SEARCH BAR. Browsing these 155+ linked article titles gives a good grasp of the range of professional discussion, ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
From [http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/820948?src=wnl_edit_specol&uac=101552HJ Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease: Time to Say No] Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is common and often ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 11:29 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Milo in healthier times. Milo, our 14 y.o. Kerry Blue terrier, has been battling kidney disease and nasal carcinoma for 15 months. We were treating his cancer with a new oral drug, Palladia and it ...
by Ian S
Comment Count 69 comments on Sat May 18, 2013 at 01:10 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
In connection with the fact that my wife may soon be at the stage of kidney disease where a transplant or dialysis is recommended, we've recently been researching the cost of and advantages/...
by leevank
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 10:26 AM PDT with 69 Recommends
I'm still shaken by the GOP audiences cheering executions or shouting approval to let uninsured people die if they became sick. This type of mob cruelty, like the shameful blood lust of Romans in ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 131 comments on Sun Sep 18, 2011 at 12:28 PM PDT with 188 Recommends
KosAbility is a community diary series posted at 5 PM ET every Sunday and Wednesday by volunteer diarists. This is a gathering place for people who are living with disabilities, who love someone ...
by rb137
Comment Count 149 comments on Sun Apr 03, 2011 at 02:00 PM PDT with 93 Recommends
A few of you close to me know that I've been excessively sick for the past month or so. What most of you don't know is that Kitsap River and her diaries about diabetes and kidney disease are largely ...
by rb137
Comment Count 58 comments on Wed Jan 12, 2011 at 12:04 AM PST with 182 Recommends
Through it all, he rarely complained. It just wasn’t part of who he was to do so. For the last 48 years of his life he had health insurance from the military and, following active duty, ...
by Balanz
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Dec 23, 2009 at 08:32 AM PST with 3 Recommends
[http://www.dailykos.com/user/Sara%20R Monday night I posted a diary about the quilts the Kossack community has commissioned] for two valued members and one lady who has been in the news. Three ...
by Sara R
Comment Count 87 comments on Wed Oct 21, 2009 at 06:03 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
One of the hardest things to do is to put a beloved pet down. Today we put Malijah to sleep. He was a 15 year old cat, according to his vet, almost 80 in human years. His human family was in ...
by Marina Asbury
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jul 10, 2009 at 10:40 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 7 EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for them. ...
by Chronic Tonic
Comment Count 122 comments on Thu Jun 25, 2009 at 05:11 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
There's an article on kidney donation in the New York Times Magazine today. The author is Sally Satel. She is a Scholar at the conservative think tank, the American ...
by nyceve
Comment Count 171 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2007 at 01:35 PM PST with 135 Recommends