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Post-Op Week 31 Progress Report: The Week Life Happened


This was the Week Life Happened.

This was the week my father found out his wife’s cancer was more widespread than originally thought.  Tomorrow they find out if it is treatable.

This was the week I had to learn to balance my priority of getting healthy with the temporarily more important priority of taking care of my Dad and being there for him.

This was the week I coped with the stress by not eating it.

I think I did a good job.

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Stressful Week

This week has been one of the biggest tests of my young life so far.  Both my mother in law and my father’s wife have been hospitalized this week.

Needless to say, stress levels around here have been through the roof.  It has been tough to get any thoughts together to write anything substantive because I’m operating in survival mode this week.

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