Sometimes, I develop a “crush” on a study because it’s just so cool! This is one of those. Researchers were looking to implement an intervention that would prompt cancer survivors in their 60’s and beyond to be more active, eat more vegetables, and engage in health-promoting behaviors. 286 more words
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Today, I was surprised to see a former patient of yesteryears. She had not seen me for a long time. She came all the way from Samar to have a check-up with me for her swollen leg. 82 more words
Wear bright, bold colors and show as many teeth as possible when you smile. Phony cheerfulness can do wonders for the dreary ambiance of a hospital room. 233 more words
We’re not traditional, least of all for the holidays.
We don’t spend a ton of time together as a family, either. One of us works a day job and gigs constantly, especially on those holidays. 729 more words
Although I have not been officially consecrated by the Church yet, my spiritual charge, Sydney, was taken at knifepoint a week ago today. Fortunately, she was found in the streets a couple of hours later. 62 more words