Category 2020 Morsels

CounterBalance the COVID Chaos

Counterbalance the COVID Chaos
When you think of “balance” do you think of a perfectly still scale or a yogi standing on one leg with appendages gracefully, equally extended? Certainly, those do represent balance, but those mostly reflect balance in a “quiet system.” The…

Courage to Care

All, I know that these days of COVID-19 are very challenging. We are all stressed for some many valid and legitimate reasons. Yet, those of us who care for the ill and injured carry additional burdens for certain. Even more,…

Bone Cysts

Bone Cysts in Children
Anticipating that some of you may want to think of something other than the COVID-19 pandemic right now (yet, another reason to never say “It’s Just a Virus.”), let’s take 2 minutes to discuss another topic that can be quite…

Lymphatic Malformations

Lymphatic Malformations
Let’s be honest, the lymphatic system gets no respect. While the blood vessels and nerves are carefully considered and protected, the lymphatic vessels are not even at the forefront of our contemplations. That is until they cause problems! We have…

Wilms’ Tumor

Wilms' Tumor
Despite being able to ignore many odd occurrences in the house, there are several things that will classically attract acute attention from a parent: fever; a child “not eating;” not pooping for a day; lumps and bumps; and rashes. The…