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I have a lot of problems. I’m 20 years old, have fibromyalgia, Von Hippel Lindau disease, depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, and too many student loans. 263 more words


Life After Life: Offering Dignity to Fellow Prisoners Through Hospice Care

At the New York Times Magazine, Suleika Jaouad and photographer Katy Grannan document how some inmates serving life sentences at The California Medical Facility work 10-15 hours a day, seven days a week, stripping soiled beds, helping with personal hygiene, and at the very end, sitting vigil… 310 more words


Heaven and Earth

Currently I am reading 1 John in my prayer time. Today I considered this quote

‘ Do not love the world or anything in the world.  206 more words


New York considering 'death with dignity' law

Ryan Richards

(Buffalo, N.Y.) — A number of groups from western New York traveled to Albany last month to advocate for and against the proposed Medical Aid in Dying Act, which is under consideration in the state legislature. 442 more words


Political Honesty and Terminal Illness

John McCain’s forthright statements at the end of his life have left me with an idea for political honesty in general- terminal illness for more politicians! 128 more words


What Are You Wearing? Tips for Housekeeping Pros Helping Chemically Sensitive Clients

My work as a housekeeper has lead me to some very fulfilling assignments. I’ve assisted hoarders, special needs families, and the chronically ill. However, it is those clients who are… 590 more words


Dying Mom's Wish Fulfilled As Son Brings Graduation To Hospital

CHICAGO (CBS) — A mother’s dying wish was fulfilled when she got to see her son graduate high school from her hospital bed.

Stephanie Northcott has Lynch Syndrome, a genetic condition linked to several types of cancer. 358 more words