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For Some Hospice Patients, A 911 Call Saves A Trip To The ER

FORT WORTH, Texas — Her mother’s breathing had become labored in the wee hours of the night, during what would prove to be the Fort Worth woman’s final days living with lung cancer. 1,245 more words

Cost And Quality

~The Truth About Fairy Tails That Most Women Dote Upon~Updated~

When I was a young girl, I was often told about a fairy tail , you know Cinderella, Snow white to name a few.
Then life begins, and depending on your upbringing and your class status, things don’t always work out the way you plan them in your mind as a teenage girl, or even a grown up women. 1,359 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Study links benefits of osteoporosis treatment with better periodontal health

I have written about osteoporosis numerous times as it attacks us in our latter years for the most part. Also, women seem more vulnerable to it than men. 330 more words

8 Ways to Improve Brain Health

By Phoebe Chi, MD

The human brain is, arguably, the most valuable organ in your body. Unlike your heart, lungs, or kidneys, your brain—that 1.4kg mass of interconnected cells called neurons—makes up the essence of who you are…of that which makes you…you. 1,183 more words

Writing

The Truth Behind the Stereotype: Loneliness in Older Adults By: Emily Pennington

Stereotyping is an ongoing fad that affects all age groups, genders, races, and ethnicities. One could stereotype an individual through all stages of life. Teenagers, for example, are generally stereotyped as lazy. 1,439 more words

Loneliness

Seconds

After every completed trip around the sun, I don’t feel any older until a few of those years pass and then I look back in wonder at how in the fuck did I get so old and when the fuck did that happen? 117 more words

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