Difficult times won't last forever

“Difficult Times Don’t Last Forever”

Greetings friends.  I was reading from The Language of Positive Thinking…A Blue Mountain Arts Collection book, when I came across the following:   “Difficult Times Don’t Last Forever”   Sometimes, the problems you must face are more than you wish to cope with, and tomorrow doesn’t seem to offer any solutions.   You may ask […]

The Melodies Center

Celebrating Life

Sunday, January 27th 2013 marked the one year anniversary of my cystectomy. In some ways it seems like only yesterday that I made that long walk down the corridor to the operating room.  I was flanked by my husband Jim, my eldest son Mark and Jim’s cousin Val.  I was crying and kept saying, “I […]

NYU Langone Medical Center

Whatever Else You Do

Hello my friends, It has been a while since I’ve last posted.  Since then, on October 18, 2012, we have donated four more iPads, these went to NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City and are available to the oncology patients at that facility (see photo). A friend, Steven Seide, had been a patient at NYU […]

Free Cancer Screening

Free Cancer Screening for Uninsured of N.Y. State

The following information is provided by the Cancer Services Program of Albany and Rensselaer Counties. Please call 1-866-442-2262 for more info or to schedule an appointment in your NYS county.NO HEALTH INSURANCE? The Cancer Services Program is a grant-funded program through the New York State Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control. St. Peter’s […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Oct 2012

As many of you know, the American Cancer Society has designated October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with October 19th being National Mammography Day.  Please visit the American Cancer Society’s official site for more information. For more information about breast cancer, such as symptoms, self-examinations, early detection, etc., please visit www.breastcancer.org. As with all types […]