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Chris Dean

Chris writes at pixie.c.d. (formerly Life Your Way!) where she shares acts of stupidity, life with adult Offspring, and the occasional useful bit of info on life with chronic illness. She lives in Indiana with her amazingly tolerant Hubby (who swears he doesn't mind putting up with her), their four adult-kids, and the petting zoo of cats, dogs, chickens, Muscovy ducks, and geese she’s systematically managed to turn their home and yard into. When not writing, you can find her avoiding laundry on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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For many of us crossing into middle-age, our yearly check-ups with Family Doctors have multiplied to include visits with numerous Specialists, requiring scheduling skills that puts those of any Soccer/Dance Mom to shame. As we get better and better at asking questions about procedures, medications (thank you WebMD!) and advocating for ourselves in general, we …

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