Tag Archives: pathology

What M.R.I. Really Stands For…

Dear Friends and Family, Believe me, I’m completely aware of all the concern and all the prayers you’ve offered on my behalf in preparation for Tuesday’s MRI test.  This is what, my fourth? — no fifth! –MRI.  Used to be, … Continue reading

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It’s Been a While ….

Hello Everybody, It’s spring; so let’s make it a good one, a spring that’s springing with love and happiness!  Does that sound optimistic and cheery?  I guess so; but, you know, I’m really not positive every single second.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Recovery Update — Thirteen Days Out

Loved ones, Who ever knows what the future has in store?  I certainly wouldn’t have guessed, while we were all celebrating Independence Day last year, that I had two brain surgeries heading my way over the next eight months.  You … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 4:31 pm] Rejoice With Us!

Dr. Johnson came down in his surgical scrubs to tell us that he removed the tumor successfully, and that Pam “was great”.  I asked him if he got it all. “Basically,” he explained, “the frontier of the tumor is up … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 1:54 pm] Let us go and make our visit

 I don’t know, maybe it’s a girl thing…  Somehow our waiting area has been transformed into an Arts & Crafts activity room.  I’m feeling hopelessly out of place.  When she wakes up, I’m certain Pam will be very grateful to … Continue reading

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[Paul’s Live Blog — 12:10 pm] In the Room the Women (and Men!) Come and Go

Well, to tell the truth, it’s been kind of a ‘house party’ here at the Bretholtz Center.  Folks are popping by to express their good wishes and confidence.  Confidence.  That seems to be the word of the day.  We’re all … Continue reading

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[Post From Paul] Surgery Wednesday

I’m just about to head out to Boston with Pam, but I want you all to know that Pam’s surgery with Dr. Johnson at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital has been scheduled for Wednesday, the day after tomorrow (Mar 13) … Continue reading

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