Category - HPV/Cancer

{Finally} MNsure gives everyone the same opportunity…

I was on Kare11 tonight, discussing MNsure. You can see the clip, here. By now, you’ve heard that MNsure, Minnesota’s Health Insurance Exchange is now open.  While the launch of MNsure wasn’t without a delay and a few website glitches, the reception seems to be mostly positive. According to Minnesota Public Radio, the $100 million…

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{Out Of My Hands} May 28, 2013

This morning at 9:30am, I’m undergoing a hysterectomy, but you see… I’m lucky. Lucky in the way that I had a team of people behind me watching my health, my dysplasia and cancer status and medical professionals who genuinely cared about my outcome. Today, I hope the cancer is gone.Today, will mark the first day…

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{Things I’m Not Supposed To Say} Phantom Womb Syndrome

Today, my period came for the last time. I know it’s the last time because in less than two weeks, I’ll be undergoing a  hysterectomy to treat cervical cancer.  I’m also acutely aware that I’m breaking some rule in the professional blogging book. We are not supposed to talk about periods. We aren’t supposed to…

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