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June 24, 2011
by Rhonda

Un Grande Courage

In 1811, Frances Burney undergoes a mastectomy in France.  Her experience is recorded in a letter to her sister. Although a bit gruesome and heart wrenching, her courage and her ability to withstand the pain is inspiring.  With only a glass … Continue reading

May 25, 2011
by Rhonda

Medical Marijuana expo? An Interview with the show’s founder

I am very curious about the Treating Yourself expo that  takes place in Toronto on June 3-5 in Toronto.  Marco Renda, the show founder, generously agreed to answer my questions. I am so glad he did because it’s hard for … Continue reading

March 14, 2011
by Rhonda

iodine, kelp, iodine pills and radiation

You need to take kelp regularly, everyday, to prevent your thyroid from absorbing radioactive iodine. Kelp is a food that naturally contains iodine.  If your thyroid has enough iodine already, it will not need to absorb the radioactive iodine. Iodine … Continue reading