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Would you want a cure?

If you were living with a medical condition that you had accepted as part of who you are now, that you even could embrace as you would a friend or a pet or even a troublesome family member – what would you really want to do on finding out there might be the first thread of a real possibility for a cure?

It seems a simple question. Surely, if you could have a cure, you’d want to. Wouldn’t you?

But that act of hoping for a cure – wanting your condition erased… isn’t that like admitting you haven’t really got comfortable with it? That you maybe haven’t accepted or embraced or adapted at all? Read the rest of this entry »

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