Category Archives: Medical Support

Five-Minute Check In: T-Day

  The holidays are quickly approaching and I’m getting my “To-Do” list started. I anticipate the sheer size and level of expectations will, once again overwhelm me. Beginning with my meal ......

Five Minute Check-In Time

  I am finding myself getting really anxious about the country’s health care changes beginning this Fall. As someone who hasn’t been covered by insurance since 1998, yet has been able to m......

Health on the Oregon Horizon

I’ve had a few conversations lately that led me to thinking more seriously about the reluctance, avoidance, denial and other self-imposed walls we put up when trying to figure out our health nee......

Making Note of Lyme Disease Awareness this May

As we come to a close this May, I wanted to make special mention of a disease that is often misunderstood and lumped in with lupus in the diagnostic stages.  I was initially told I had Lyme when......

New MLWT Partnership: Meet the APSFA

I would like to welcome Tina Pohlman, as our newest MLWT Guest contributor.  She is the President, Co-Founder, Executive Director of the APS Foundation of America, Inc. .  She is also an APS an......

♫ One of these things is not like the other…one of these things just doesn’t belong… ♫

Aviva, who authors the blog Sick Momma,  is hosting PFAM (Patients For A Moment) Blog Carnival this coming Wednesday, November 10th.  Her theme was to have people contribute their experiences, c......