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Surely, I Can’t Be That Wonderful?

I moved back to my old home in Texas in February because my company-paid long-term disability was running out in April, and I could no longer afford to live in Colorado near the kids. This was a heartbreaking decision, and I'm still not over it. I miss my grandson more than I can say. A… Continue reading Surely, I Can’t Be That Wonderful?

Anxiety, Blog, Bosses, Cancer, Colorado, Depression, Disability, Doxorubicin, Electronic Health Records, Hospitals, Raynaud's Syndrome, winter

Too Old for Disability?

I haven't posted here about my health issues in a while.  But, recent events have made it difficult to avoid this "conversation." I became disabled in November 2017.  Consequences of chemotherapy and radiation therapy after Breast Cancer Surgery have been numerous and complicated.  A short list of health issues caused by these treatments includes:  Raynaud's… Continue reading Too Old for Disability?