Over this past month, I’ve been reflecting on the lessons from my surgery. Some of them I knew; others came as a surprise: I mean, I had never considered that my wedding ring might need to be sawed off for a parathyroid surgery! Here’s what I learned:
Recuperating back at home
Surgery is set for tomorrow
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12 years later
Did you see it? My letter that ran in Thursday’s New York Times? Yes, it was easy to miss. You can read it here, in which I’m responding to an article…
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