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Oren Miller was born in Israel. He moved to London in his 20s, where he met an American woman who took him to Maryland. Oren is the stay-at-home dad of the two best kids in the world. His blog, A Blogger and a Father, has also been featured on CNN HLN, The Baltimore Sun, Scary Mommy, The Good Men Project, and Redbook.

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Voici ce que m'a appris mon cancer du poumon de stade IV

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2014 | 2:59 PM

Bang.

Le vendredi 30 mai 2014, j'ai appris que j'avais un cancer du poumon de stade IV. Dans ce genre de cas, on n'en a généralement plus pour longtemps, et la thérapie ne consiste plus qu'à rendre supportable l'année à venir. D'autres options peuvent être envisagées ultérieurement, y compris des...

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Voici ce que m'a appris mon cancer du poumon de stade IV

(1) Comments | Posted December 9, 2014 | 11:32 AM

Bang.

Le vendredi 30 mai 2014, j'ai appris que j'avais un cancer du poumon de stade IV. Dans ce genre de cas, on n'en a généralement plus pour longtemps, et la thérapie ne consiste plus qu'à rendre supportable l'année à venir. D'autres options peuvent être envisagées ultérieurement, y compris des...

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Voici ce que m'a appris mon cancer du poumon de stade IV

(0) Comments | Posted December 9, 2014 | 9:43 AM

Bang.

Le vendredi 30 mai 2014, j'ai appris que j'avais un cancer du poumon de stade IV. Dans ce genre de cas, on n'en a généralement plus pour longtemps, et la thérapie ne consiste plus qu'à rendre supportable l'année à venir. D'autres options peuvent être envisagées ultérieurement, y compris des...

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Soy un padre con cáncer de pulmón en fase 4 y esto es lo que ahora sé

(38) Comments | Posted December 4, 2014 | 1:01 AM

Boom.

El viernes 30 de mayo de 2014, me enteré de que tenía cáncer de pulmón en fase 4. A las personas que están en esta situación normalmente no les queda mucho tiempo de vida y el tratamiento se limita a conseguir que el año sea más llevadero. Luego también...

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Ich bin ein Vater mit Lungenkrebs im vierten Stadium und das habe ich gelernt

(2) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 10:34 AM

Boom.

Am Freitag den 30. Mai 2014 fand ich heraus, dass ich Lungenkrebs im vierten Stadium habe. Menschen in meinem Zustand haben in der Regel nicht mehr lange zu leben und die Behandlungsmöglichkeiten sind darauf beschränkt, das nächste Jahr erträglicher zu machen.

Es gibt andere Optionen, die später diskutiert...

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I Am A Dad With Stage 4 Lung Cancer, And Here's What I Know Now

(141) Comments | Posted November 17, 2014 | 9:05 AM

Boom.

On Friday, May 30, 2014, I found out I had Stage 4 lung cancer. People in my condition generally don't have long to live, and treatment is now limited to making the next year more bearable. There are other options that may be discussed later, including experimental treatments, and...

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How to Get Kids to Appreciate Art

(4) Comments | Posted May 19, 2014 | 2:46 PM

Nearly 20 years ago, after I just moved to London and before I found a job, I used to walk around a lot and experience life on my own. I walked to Soho and to Hampstead Heath, and I stared at tourists in Leicester Square and at old-time Londoners in...

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They Don't Make Music like They Used to (and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves Because We're Afraid of Becoming Irrelevant)

(33) Comments | Posted April 11, 2014 | 5:51 PM

I have a 6-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl, and they listen to whatever music I listen to, and they like it, most of the time. But I live in fear. We're not the only influences in the kids' lives, and the older they get, the larger the chance of...

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My Daughter's Olympic Dream

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2014 | 6:42 PM

We parked at 6 p.m. and walked to the ice-skating rink. My 3-year-old -- almost 4-year-old -- girl was very excited. She saw the skaters and the dancers at the Winter Olympics, and she wanted in.

"When I go in the building, I'm gonna skate in the 'lympics?"

"No no,"...

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Explaining Ray Rice to My 6-Year-Old

(0) Comments | Posted March 5, 2014 | 4:00 PM

When your house is a 30-minute drive away from your kid's school, you can complain about the commute, or you can cherish the opportunity to spend time with the kids. I do both. The drive is rarely an easy one -- I've never driven on I-83 in the rain without...

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The Solitary Confinement of Depression. #ForMarc

(5) Comments | Posted May 17, 2013 | 3:15 PM

In 2006, I was fired from my job. I remember the joyful drive home -- finally, I was free from this job I had hated for four years, free to find a job I loved, one that would challenge me and inspire me. This was the best thing that could...

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