Author Archives: Jeana

Managing Your Own Care…

I had previously written about my mother being diagnosed with cancer.  Well, we just had the surgery for the tumor removal.  Surgery went well.  Recovery was a different story.    Let me start by saying the team of doctors is, has … Continue reading

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Heart Healthy Snacks for the Quintuple Bypass Patient

I guess the older you get, the more you have to learn…  voluntarily or otherwise!!  A friend of mine just underwent a “Quintuple” Bypass Surgery.  I’d heard of a triple before…  never heard about the quadruple and definitely never a … Continue reading

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Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma – ever heard of it?

I wish I’d never heard of it, either!  I can honestly say 4 months ago I would never have imagined this to be one of the articles I would be writing about.  It’s one of those “rare” cancers, but now that … Continue reading

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Green Smoothies: Introduce Greens into your Diet!

My sister and I, coincidentally enough, both have two toddlers.  So, we’ve had a lot of loud, tiring play dates.  But once the babies got a little older, we had more time to actually talk…  to each other.  About adult things.  We’d talk … Continue reading

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Finally – some good news for Melanoma!

For all the Floridians (and all sun lovers), it’s been reported that we have some good news on the Melanoma front!  For those that don’t know, Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer.  Melanoma defined is a malignant tumor of melanocytes.  … Continue reading

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Florida Moms: Losing the Baby Weight

Looking for a few tips?  I’m a work in progress, so I can only tell you what I’m doing and I don’t hold myself out as an expert!   But, after having babies (and the added benefit of two c-sections)  I’m coming to … Continue reading

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Juicing… once you start you won’t want to stop!

My sister is what you call a “consumer”…  a very healthy, organic one at that!  Fortunately she has the means that enable her to research the new “trends”, buy all the necessary equipment to experiment with them and subsequently donate … Continue reading

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