New Post on Our Sister Site – Chelsea’s Story: Spinal Surgeries for Scoliosis & Degenerative Disc Disease

Preview: “Blue Nude” by Pablo Picasso, 1902 This narrative comes from Chelsea Rubinstein, a young woman I met recently at a seminar. After hearing me mention that I had a website dedicated to telling personal healthcare stories complemented with resources and information to educate, enlighten, empower, and encourage others on their own “patient path,” Chelsea shared her… Continue reading New Post on Our Sister Site – Chelsea’s Story: Spinal Surgeries for Scoliosis & Degenerative Disc Disease

Do you always have to do what the doctor says? Part 2: When the answer may be NO

Informed decisions require weighing all factors. Don't get caught in a bubble of confusion— you might not escape (at least not on foot if you had a ruptured tendon, as I did . . .). Read Part 1, When the answer is YES, about completing radiating treatments for cancer. In Part 1, When the answer is YES, I promised to tell… Continue reading Do you always have to do what the doctor says? Part 2: When the answer may be NO