Category Archives: advice

Five Fantastic Films About Love

It’s been almost two months since Bergen’s open-heart surgery. I’m thrilled to report he is well on the road to recovery — thanks to family, friends, strangers, doctors, nurses, caregivers, and Netflix. Most nights we’ve cuddled up on the couch … Continue reading

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Health Tip #40

Listen to the crackling fire’s dying embers and flickering flames “Sticks and stones, skin and bones, we are all the same.”

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Robyn Michele Levy’s Recipe for Dealing with Disaster

Serve with endless supply of unconditional love. May substitute physicians with rabbis…medicine with prayer.

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My Grandma’s Advice

Seventy-five years ago today, my Baba was in labour with her first child — my Dad. Advice is free, my Grandma had plenty She married for love when she was twenty She always said don’t hold in your pee Try … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig Heads to the Midwest Young Onset Parkinson’s Conference in Cincinnati Nov. 16-17

Flying pigs may not be kosher, but they sure are cute. And they love attending conferences! This one was tipped off by the American Parkinson Disease Association that there’s still time to register for the Midwest Young Onset Parkinson’s Conference taking place … Continue reading

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Robyn Michele Levy Welcomes Special Guest Bloggers – The “Joined-at-the-lip Neuropsychiatrists”

“Yes, we were born this way.” “Sammy’s the psychiatrist. I’m Ned, the neurologist.” “We’re a great team.” “Except on the dance floor.” “You’re just jealous ’cause I’ve got the club foot.”

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News Flash! Ms. Mastectomy Considers Working at Hooters!

Hooters is hurting! According to WOMENK!ND, the ‘breastaurant’ is sprucing up their menu and decor to attract female customers. But it’ll take more than tossed salads and tasseled pillows to lure us ladies! How about hiring Ms. Mastectomy? Or TourettesHero? … Continue reading

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There Are So Many Breast Cancer Blogs It’s Mind-Bloggling

Where do you go in this vast constellation of breast cancer blogs? Do you have a favourite? Or some to recommend? If you do, let me know. I’ll be posting this list on my links page soon. Thanks!

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Ms. Mastectomy’s Summer Revelations

1. Losing your breast is devastating…Loving your scar is elevating. 2. When it comes to traveling, luggage is more practical than cleavage. 3. Life is simple with just one nipple. 4. Shopping is titillating – even with one tit. 5. … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig Heads to National Parkinson Foundation in Miami, Florida to Get Free “Aware In Care” Kit

Flying pigs may not be kosher, but they sure are cute. And they love free stuff! This one was tipped off by Bev Ribaudo —  friend and fellow Parkie — who explained that the National Parkinson Foundation is giving away Aware … Continue reading

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