Tag: Oprah

Afterglow: A day in the papers

So…I am a day removed from Oprahfest.  The return to Earth is painless.  My flowers await in their plastic tubs, and it is time to head out to transform my micro-ecosystem from pathetic to semi pathetic.   But first….I have to note a few things I noticed in the papers. First: I am not a... Read more »


Today was my date with destiny.  For three years I was on an “every 6 month” cycle for mammograms due to calcifications.  Generally, these just impede the screener’s ability to see any malformation, but sometimes they organize themselves into something more.  In 2009, the schedule was relaxed to once a year for a diagnostic, bilateral... Read more »