May 20th, 2013: Today my youngest son, Joseph, turns 5.  A tradition is to measure the kids in the door jam on their birthdate.  Joey is less than a 1/4 inch shorter than Ian was at 5 years.  Aside from being polar opposites, they were the same height at 5 years old. I was diagnosed with Leukemia on May…

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After struggling with extreme fatigue for about 5 months, I fired one doctor for another, under went cardio stress tests and pulmonary lung function tests, everything came back negative. Finally on a lovely Friday afternoon in May, I couldn’t take it any more. I was so exhausted I was about to pass out. I went…

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