Monthly Archives: November 2012

October 28, 2001

The weather finally warmed up a little bit today. The blizzard last week caught us unprepared. Today we managed to pull the ladder out of the ice in the pool, put the winter cover on the pool and bring in … Continue reading

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October 12, 2001

 Code of Ethical Behaviour for Patients Do not expect your doctor to share your discomfort. Involvement with the patient’s suffering might cause him to lose valuable scientific objectivity. Be cheerful at all times. Your doctor leads a busy and trying … Continue reading

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September 28, 2001

Today I received some very disheartening news. I am devastated. I received an email from the National Institutes of Health and it reads as follows: “We received the copies of your radiology films. Both Drs. ______ and _______ reviewed the … Continue reading

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September 13, 2001

My mind has gone south and I don’t think it is coming back! A friend called me about 5:00 PM this afternoon. While talking to her I decided to put a frozen macaroni and cheese dinner in the oven. I … Continue reading

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September 7, 2001

What a struggle to get up early in the morning after only three hours of sleep! Now if that was three hours of uninterrupted sleep maybe I would have a chance at fighting this debilitating fatigue. I had to be … Continue reading

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September 5, 2001

Woke up this morning with a feeling of utter hopelessness and fear. I have decided that I need to get “more irons in the fire.” Lately I find myself experiencing fear. I am very very afraid that I will be … Continue reading

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August 23, 2001

After much thought and delibertion I finally decided what I must do about Supercilious’s summary letter. The summary letter was a complete farce and I have decided to funnel my rage and frustation into a rebuttal letter. I sent this … Continue reading

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