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Demons Are Real

Demons are real.

I’m not talking about the ‘hide under your bed, scary movie, chase you in your dreams demons’, I’m talking about demons that have real names like… 585 more words

Observe and learn with Lord Bragg

Good day all.

There was a nice section about Art on the BBC Breakfast programme. Lovely, amusing interviews with curators describing the importance of art in the world, and a tour around some interesting modern pieces in Tate Modern, London. 1,090 more words

Awareness

Breaking Bad News

While on my NMS block, I was faced with a challenging situation. Before speaking to the patient (Ms X), I went through her folder and saw that she was very recently diagnosed with ALS. 836 more words

Life And Death

Walk With Gigi For ALS Awareness

For over 30 years, Gigi of Westport was a well-known, beloved local institution.

Raised in Egypt, England and Switzerland, with an MBA from the London School of Economics, Gigi Sakr and her skincare and medical aesthetics business helped countless Westport women look better. 313 more words

People

A Pinched Nerve.

**Note: I’ve had this post written for weeks now, and have been back and forth about whether or not I wanted to publish it or not. 2,399 more words

When God's love comes in the form of a miracle

Miracle: an event that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws. It’s a word that the world has been using loosely to describe an amazing occurrence as opposed to something that is actually inexplicable. 947 more words

Advice

Tuesday, September 27th

Still nothing new to report! Mom is the same. Her Aunt Agnes (who lives in Quebec and is quite old now) called me all upset and concerned because she wasn’t able to understand my mom on the phone anymore. 345 more words