Category Archives: Medicine

Cold and Flu. Go Away Coughs and Sneezes.

Sniffle, sniffle. It is cold and flu season here in Northwest Ohio. So, what are we going to do about it? Well, let us look around the internet. An opening short paragraph from one of the web pages of WebMD, … Continue reading

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I survived surgery (thus far).

I am now home recuperating from surgery that was performed yesterday, February 2, 2017, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital by Dr. Albert W. Tsang. Without going into details, I feel as though I have had a near-death experience. AND, I have had … Continue reading

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month

I HATE DIABETES.

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In the language of diabetes, GI is short for Glycemic Index.

The glycemic index, or GI, measures how a carbohydrate-containing food raises blood glucose. Foods are ranked based on how they compare to a reference food — either glucose or white bread. A food with a high GI raises blood glucose … Continue reading

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I HATE DIABETES!!!

In another week, I will be observing my 67th birthday. For my birthday wish, I would like to be free of my Type 2 Diabetes. I HATE DIABETES!!! I have written several Roland’s Ramblings on the topic of diabetes. If … Continue reading

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TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers

I have a personal story to tell about my experience with TLC Eyecare and Laser Centers. In August of 2013, I went to the TLC Eyecare & Laser Center located at 3000 Regency Court in Toledo, Ohio for my annual … Continue reading

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In Memory of MGySgt Rich Hansen, R.I.P.

My brother, Master Gunnery Sergeant Richard Hansen, died from pancreatic cancer six months ago today on August 16, 2013. With his death, I vowed to try to be a better person in respect to Rich who was one of the … Continue reading

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