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25 Most Recent Health/Wellness Short Stories

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Courting Able by Phyllis Jean Green
I need your help. If you would take time to give me feedback about this story, I will forever be in your debt. If you like, I will send you copies of 5 poems of your choice by way of saying thank you. If you are like me, you often print long stories to prevent eyestrain. But this is 475-word fla..
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Crushed Wings Do Heal by Miriam Jacobs
Not so long ago, I was caught in a web like an injured animal who was destined to die there.... Depression had a tight grip on me and there was nothing left for me to live for..... ..
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Crutches: The MS Diaries #3 by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Edwina Garcia writes another entry in her MS notebook, as directed by her primary doctor and family, to help her deal with the unpredictability of her illness. Image (c) 2007, Karla Dorman. My crutches are blue. :)..
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Customer Reviews Of A Layman’s Guide To Managing Fear by Stanley Popovich
Customer Reviews Of A Layman’s Guide To Managing Fear..
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D'ante's Story. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Chloe Martin updates us on her son, D'ante Demetrius, who is six and has spinal muscular atrophy...
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Darla's Story: One Little Bite Part Two by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I know that if I lean on the Lord though I admit I have those moments when I feel my faith being tested. Lyme disease may be caused by a tiny tick bite, but it is not tiny in its symptoms, and they can be relenting. I have to fight infections all the time, and be extra careful. ..
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Darla's Story: One Little Bite by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Though Darla is a fictional character, I loosely based her on my friend Lisa Buffaloe who suffers from Lyme Disease..
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David's Story. (Part Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Terri Hershey, David's mom, updates us on her son, who, at seven, has autism. Image (C) 2006, Karla Dorman...
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Dear Aunt Kendra: Audrey Is In Labor by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I am going to call the Ambulance now Auntie Kendra but please email me or call me.... ..
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Dear Diary...Part One by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young woman with serious health problems writes of her feelings as she struggles day to day with her disabilities...
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Dear Diary: Maddie Writes Again (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Well, I need to close now, I guess. Mama told me twenty minutes ago I could write for five more minutes. The time slipped away from me, I didn't mean to disobey Mama. I will try to write more tomorrow. ..
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Dear Diary: Maddie Writing (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I still have some problems with my memory from time to time but I try not to let anyone else catch on. I feel so bad when someone speaks to me and I don't remember who they are. I get lost moving around in my own house because I don't remember where everything is. It' so embarres..
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Dear Diary: Susie Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
This is Sarah L Tagert's piece, I hope you enjoy.....
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Dear Diary: Susie Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Right now, Mama and the little ones are visiting. Rebekah Rachel is at therapy...
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Dear Diary: Susie Writes (Sarah L Tagert) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Maddie is doing better today, the infection is subsiding and the doctors are talking about moving her to a private room by Monday. Even this did a little to pull Rebekah Rachel from her current mood. Maddie is still sleeping alot, as her body is working hard to fight off the infection..
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Dear Heather: Terri Ben Ami Writes Back... by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Terri Ben Ami writes to Heather Abramson after receiving an e-mail from her. Both women have a child with Canavan disease, a fatal, neurogenetic disorder...
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Dear Heather: Terri Writes. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Terri Ben Ami writes to Heather Abramson after Heather wrote to her. Both mothers have a child with Canavan disease; they are looking to one another for friendship and support...
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Dear Ingrid: Karissa James Writes (There Is A Light After the Darkness) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I am sorry for the loss of your Father! I can understand your not wanting to celebrate Christmas, but I pray you never stop celebrating what Christmas is truly about, the birth of our Savior...
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Dear Ingrid: Louisa May Writes (You'll Get Through This) For Karen by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
As with any condition it is important that you keep yourself informed so you can live the best life possible, and keep as much freedom as possible. ..
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Dear Journal: Louisa May Here (Fighting Through) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Louisa May is a fictional character I created several years ago she has Becker's Muscualr Dystrophy, which is generally found in men but there are rare exceptions..
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Dear Journal: Louisa May Writting Jan.03.08 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Well I better go, this pain is unbearable now, but no I am not asking for your pity, the Lord will see me through this as he has already done. ..
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Dear Journal: Susie Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Well, I am going to go. Rebekah Rachel is done writing and she wants to talk. I hope she will feel comfortable talking to be about what I can see in her eyes. ..
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Dear Kendra: A Letter From Jenna Aurora Whitson by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Jenna writes her friend in California prior to leaving for the hospital, where she is to undergo diagnostic tests. She is scheduled to have a myelogram and an MRI later this afternoon; she has a suspected pinched nerve in her back, and it is causing her pain and discomfort. Understandably, she is wo..
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Dear Kendra: Audrey Callaway Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
This was written by Sarah L Tagert, this may be her last piece for awhile because her uncle is in the end stages of Cancer, please pray for her and her family.....
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Dear Louisiana Sandusky: Louisa May Writes (Somehow We Are Getting Through) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I have all my girls here with me, and that helps but it is still hard watching my sister struggle so much, but as I said we are not giving up all hope. We know the Lord's will will be done. ..
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Dear Louisiana: Audrey Went Into Premature Labor by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Kendra tells Louisiana the news about Audrey going into premature labor..
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Dear Louisiana: Gayle Richardson Writes. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Gayle Richardson, mother of a child who died from anencephaly, responds to a letter written by a lady in Tennessee...
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Dear Louisiana: Shilah Winslow Writes by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
You may have saw that I was kind of down Sunday, sometimes PTSD rears its ugly head, but I guess that is what it is living with the nightmares of war, I just never let go of guilt for that little boy dying. What kind of person throws a helpless little boy in front of a bomb? I tried to save him an..
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Dear Louisiana: Louisa May by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
As you know my sister, my twin sister, Naomi has been diagnosed with FA, and my heart is breaking because I know from experience just how hard it is to live with a neuromusclar disoder, but she will get through this I believe that. ..
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Dear Naomi and Kendra: Audrey Writes (Sarah :L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Susie has retreated her to bed and the little one are lying around on the couch. I don't think they have moved all day. I don't have the luxary of lying around, being the Mama. I wish I could though, you cannot imagine how horrible I feel. I didn't even have morning sickness like this..
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Dear Naomi: Audrey Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I wanted to let you know that the virus seems to be moving out of Susie's body. ..
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Dear Rebekka Rachel: Susie Writes (Sarah L Tagert's Piece) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
The surgery is not going to be easy. The doctor will use a skin graft to expand my bladder so it won't fill up as fast. I will still have to cath as often as I do now but I will stay drier longer between times. ..
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Dear Rebekkah: A Letter From Johnny... by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Johnny, back from camp, writes to his girlfriend in California after she has written to him...
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Dear Terri: A Letter From Heather. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Two mothers write to each other, as a way of coping with their children's illness. (Both Terri and Heather have a child with Canavan disease.)..
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Dear Terri: Heather Danielle Writes. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Heather Danielle Abramson writes to another woman who has a child with Canavan disease, just like her son, Tyle...
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Dementia Diary. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A man deals with his wife's worsening dementia. He writes down his concerns in journal form. Image of approaching storm clouds (C) 2007, by Karla Dorman...
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Dementia Diary. (Entry Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Elderly Maurice Coddington continues to visit his sick wife, who is now in a nursing home...
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Dementia Diary. (Entry Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Maurice continues to visit his sick wife, who is now in a nursing home; he is desperate for some sign of hope that she will recognize him. Image (c) 2009, by Karla Dorman...
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Dental Braces and Head-gears by Keith John Paul Horcasitas
Memories of having to get dental braces and head-gears. Fun stories about my own and our kid's experiences with having dental braces...
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Destiny's Dream: :(Life With CF) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Some people who see me don't understand why I am in and out of the hospital so much! I don't always look sick, but not all sicknesses can be seen! ..
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Devon's Story. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A father writes about his family, in particular, his four year old son who has a dibilitating illness. They were (briefly) introduced in the "David's Story" series of stories; they are friends of David's mother, Terri. Image (C) 2008, Karla Dorman...
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Diabetes by Darlene Housing-Perkins
This is the story of the death of my mother and the effects of diabetes...
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Disabled Veterans by Larry Rahn
Veterans being honored or not?..
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Do our Ophthalmologist's know best? My story by Niki Collins-Queen
To my horror the world looked blurry through my new glasses. Then it occured to me both doctors gave me the wrong prescription when my eyes were dilated. ..
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Do You Know What Dialysis Is by Gina Hayes
Gina Hayes takes time to explain, mostly in leymen's terms, about the trials and struggles of hemo-dialysis patients...
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Do Your Homework (Not Schoolwork) by Harold Hester
Back pains and a trip to a neurologist specialist. Entertaining and readable story format to what could be a serious problem. Should be read by all that can read. ..
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Do-Dah, Do-Dah Day by Larry Kramer
Reflection on a recent first H/S reunion and the relaxation of a "Do-Dah-Day."..
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Don't Cry For Us.: Nicholas' Story (Part Nine) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Faye Emerson updates us on her family and what has been going on with them. Her youngest child, Nicholas, has Canavan disease; the other two children are healthy. Faye and her husband, Trenton, have recently taken a cruise to Mexico; it's been a blessed respite for them...
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Don't Cry For Us.: Nicholas' Story (Part Ten) (Story #4,060) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Faye Emerson updates us on what has been going on in her world. She has three children, one of which has significant special needs...
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Don't Cry For Us.: Nicholas' Story, Part Two. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A family copes with having a child who is severely disabled, in addition to caring for two more. This is the continuation of a very special little boy's story...
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