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The Cabbage Chronicles Part 6 —...

The Cabbage Chronicles Part 6 — Cleared! (The Last Installment)

Hi guys! This is the last one — the 6th and final (and possibly the longest) installment blog of my “Cabbage Chronicles” (“kwentong repolyo” sa Tagalog, c/o JM De Leon). I think I mentioned in one of the previous installments that the last one will be when I get clearance to go back to work. […]

The Cabbage Chronicles Part 5 —...

Anvaya Sunset

Hi again. And here’s the 5th installment. Thank you for still following this story (though the blogger is really so “kupad” in writing, sorry.) In this blog, I will share my understanding of my particular case, starting with a little review of my health background and history, the diagnosis of my heart condition, the CABG […]

The Cabbage Chronicles Part 4 —...

The Cabbage Chronicles Part 4 — Learnings from the SICU

Hi guys! Belated Happy Valentine’s Day and Happy Year of the Earth Dog! Here’s the next “cabbage” installment. We started with disclaimers in the last blog. This time, I think I should start with a warning. Warning: This blog may contain pictures of a highly sensitive and graphic nature, i.e., I will be posting a […]

The Cabbage Chronicles Part 3 –...

Where do we start? Anyway, let’s just start. Maybe with disclaimers. You can skip this or any part of the blog that you find boring or insignificant. Ok, disclaimers… First, I’m no medical professional. The only knowledge I have about medicine and surgery are things that I read from Robin Cook and Michael Palmer novels […]