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    Sometimes it is during our quietest moments we are able to reflect and learn the most about life and ourselves.Read More
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    “Are you an organ donor?” I recently asked this, repetitively, over the course of two hours. It was an enlighteningRead More
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    Let’s rewind to December 24, 1958. My mother-in-law, Pam Keefer, was four years old. Her parents and relatives celebrated ChristmasRead More
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    “In the 15 years I have been a therapeutic massage therapist, you are my first client who has not complainedRead More
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    There have been numerous times throughout my PKD journey when I have been in a medical facility, such as theRead More
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    “You woke up. You got out of bed. You got dressed. These may seem like small things. But when you’reRead More
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