Here’s an interesting article and some simple exercises to try. Predicting death sounds rather morbid, but it seems like these tests could be a quick way for people to get an idea of their level of flexibility, strength, endurance and balance…. 1,239 more words
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by Christy Gualtieri
My mother is dying.
In 2011, she was diagnosed with cancer of the salivary gland (which is so rare that it accounts for less than 5% of all head and neck cancers); but because she hadn’t had health insurance at the time and couldn’t get any (this was before the Affordable Care Act mandated that pre-existing conditions couldn’t exclude folks from trying to get treatment), she had to go almost a year without any treatment whatsoever. 642 more words