The Phoenix Zine

July 2, 2011
by Amy Mathers
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Re-Entry, Otherwise Known As the Emergence From Crisis Living

Ten, nine… Can you hear it?  I’m counting down to landfall.  After almost a year of getting bounced around dealing with cytomeglovirus (CMV) and foscarnet, I feel like I am finally returning to Earth. Eight, seven… I’m convinced it’s going to be perfect … Continue reading

July 29, 2010
by Amy Mathers
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Medical Terminology: From Paternal to Alarmist – The Varying Styles of Sharing Medical Information

Communication.  Everyone has their own style and doctors and patients are no different.  When it comes to chronic illness, a lot of information has to pass between a doctor and patient to ensure the best possible care and treatment are being … Continue reading