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Gratitude, and the Voice of Experience

Gratitude, and the Voice of Experience

Mark Pearce jokes that, "If something's going to happen, it's going to happen to me." That sentiment isn't hard to understand in someone who has had eight joint replacements (knees, hips and shoulders – some more than once), has been cardioverted 18 times to restore normal heart rhythm, and had [...]

Created by Hoyt Finnamore

Two Hip Replacements and One Happy Patient

Two Hip Replacements and One Happy Patient

My name is Samantha Blythe, and the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota is a five-star medical facility in my book. Out of all the specialty clinics and hospitals that I’ve been to in my childhood and adult years, none of them match up to the quality of care that the Mayo [...]

Created by Makala Johnson

Revisiting The Hippy Sisters: A Story of Hope, Healing and Having Fun

Revisiting The Hippy Sisters: A Story of Hope, Healing and Having Fun

The Hippy Sisters held their 5th Annual HipCheck & ChickFest at the end of August, 2010. They all received good news from their beloved Dr. Berry and spent the rest of the time celebrating their friendship and pain-free lives.  They made sure they went out dancing, because now they can! Some [...]

Created by Catherine Benson