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Who’s The Boss Of Me–My Head or My Body?

Apr 20, 2014

I have, it seems, no sense of where and how my body is. They're right; I don't, so much so that I have no sense of what that sentence actually means.

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Bob New Heart
Easter

Apr 18, 2014

To all my blog friends who follow Bob New Heart and all the transplant recipients all over the country but especially at  the University of California San Francisco med Center... Happy Easter and may we all have a new beginning on Easter  Day...

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Bob New Heart 2014-04-16 17:28:00

Apr 16, 2014

I am back after a round trip to UCSF to see Dr. Alexander Gottschalk, Director of the Cyberknife Radiosurgery program and Professor of Radiation Oncology. Sort of stuffy but very knowledgeable. We reviewed all the radiation options and also took any in...

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Owners of Kings aren’t the only ones who could use a city handout

Apr 16, 2014

If I were starting a small business in Sacramento, I sure would welcome a gift of $200,000 a year to help me with advertising. That could cover the cost of renting land alongside a busy freeway so I could put … Continue reading

Bob New Heart
Next Step

Apr 15, 2014

April 15, 2014

Tomorrow I go back to UCSF to meet with the chief of the Radiology Dept., Dr. Alexander Gottschalk. The discussion will be what non-invasive options are available to me to kill this prostate cancer.
 As a heart transplant recipient I take two meds every day specifically designed to suppress my immune system to...

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With state agriculture using 75% of the water, does it really matter if you conserve in the garden?

Apr 14, 2014
With state agriculture using 75% of the water, does it really matter if you conserve in the garden?

  I spared the volunteer sunflowers yesterday and gave them a deep drink of water. I had been thinking of getting rid of them. My wife, who usually requisitions a patch of the “back forty” for her flower garden, announced … Continue reading

Consciousness and Health
Arianna Huffington and "The Kingdom of Heaven Within"

Arianna Huffington and "The Kingdom of Heaven Within"

Standing in line to hear Arianna Huffington speak at San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall last month – one of only a small handful of men in a sea of women – was an eye-opening experience for this first-time visitor to the renowned columnist’s prodigious fan club. Who knew that this politician turned publisher...

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Negativity: Just Another Demeaning Label?

Apr 13, 2014

Negativity is a drain on our positivity, we are told. Apparently, there's just so much positivity to go around.

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Breast Cancer? But Doctor....I hate pink!
This Star Won’t Go Out – Book Review

Many of you have read John Green's "The Fault in Our Stars" and if you haven't, you should.  It is a remarkable book. Yes, the category is YA but don't let that dissuade you.  There is nothing childish about it. It is a gorgeous, insightful, true book.The girl who inspired Green was a lovely...

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On being an athletic fat kid

Apr 9, 2014
On being an athletic fat kid

  When I brought home my report card near the end of fourth grade at Our Lady of Lourdes grammar school in Queens, I gave it to my mother. She took it into the dining room to discuss it with … Continue reading



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