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I thought he was dying in my arms

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This past weekend, while my son was staying at his dad’s house, I approached my husband and told him what I’d been deeply contemplating for a little over two months now. After the numerous counseling sessions we’ve had together, I think we are truly better off as friends.

I wasn’t…

Watching my son go from a healthy teen to a medical mystery in a few short weeks has left me feeling helpless and desperate

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The day after Halloween, my 15-year-old son complained of his left forearm hurting. It was noticeable to him, but not too bothersome. I assumed he slept on it funny or maybe had pulled something without realizing it.

A few days later, the pain started getting worse. It spread to his…

Does one good turn deserve another?

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My husband and I are currently going through intensive rounds of couple’s therapy after I caught him in a destructive emotional affair.

I’ve finally gotten comfortable with calling it that. I wasn’t sure what to call it at first, because we weren’t in your typical monogamous situation. We had been…

Holly Bradshaw

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