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When Good Kidneys Go Bad

Perhaps the diagnosis surprised the family. A previously healthy child became more and more fatigued, ultimately resulting in a trip to the doctor and some blood tests. Perhaps it was the long-anticipated-but-dreaded progression of a known condition. Either way, a … Continue reading

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Nutcracker Hell

The first week of December, for much of my adult life, brought incredible stress. Not from holiday shopping or social demands; this 10-day period was christened Nutcracker Hell Week. My daughter Danced (the capital D is intentional) and dance companies … Continue reading

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