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The Tale of the Ingrown Toenail–The Final Chapter

The story begins many blog posts ago, when my first ingrown toenail debacle started a cycle of ingrowing of the toenail. My podiatrist equates it with a thorn growing into your skin. Anyway, the last time he had to remove … Continue reading

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Return of the Ingrown Toenail

Those are not my feet. Mine are way less hairy. And way more prone to ingrown toenails. I had a nice 5 months without any problems. My ingrown toenail was growing out. Then clumsy me smashed my big toe against … Continue reading

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Partial Removal of My Toe Nail–Take Two

I wish I’d been here today. Instead, I went to the podiatrist and found out part of the ingrown toenail from 6 weeks ago remained in my toe. Despite the other doctor removing part of my toe nail and lancing … Continue reading

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Do You Tui-na?

I was skimming through Time Out New York for an inexpensive massage in the city. Luckily, as a mild horder, I kept the “spa issue” from the winter. And lo and behold there is a 60$ 60 minute massage at … Continue reading

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Better to Leave or Be Left?

This weekend, I went home for a close family friend’s birthday. He’s been a hallmark in my life since…let’s just say a while. 😛 Anyway, he’s been my mom’s bff for decades. He’s in his 80s and has had a … Continue reading

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