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The Top 5 Facts Women Need To Know About Heart Attacks............Part 4
Wednesday, February 28, 2018      15 comments

4. Poor lifestyle choices are responsible for the lion's share of heart attacks. Risk factors you can change to lower your risk include smoking, physical inactivity, obesity, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and high blood sugar. An es... Read more
The Top 5 Facts Women Need To Know About Heart Attacks............Part 3
Tuesday, February 27, 2018      22 comments

3. Women are more likely than men to die from a heart attack. Heart disease has traditionally been considered a man's problem. But, starting at age 40, a woman's heart health begins to decline. The risk rises with age and accelerates aft... Read more
The Top 5 Facts Women Need To Know About Heart Attacks............Part 2
Monday, February 26, 2018      20 comments

2. Women often delay getting medical attention for their symptoms. Don't wait to call for help. Don't drive to the hospital either. Call 911. The faster you are treated, the better your chances of a good outcome, and the paramedics can st... Read more
The Top 5 Facts Women Need To Know About Heart Attacks............
Sunday, February 25, 2018      17 comments

1. Women do not always have the "typical" symptoms of a heart attack. A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart muscle stops. Although women can experience the classic symptom---severe, clutching pain in the chest---they are more lik... Read more
Something We Should Remember
Saturday, February 24, 2018      19 comments

A 92-year-old, petite, well-poised and proud man, who is fully dressed each morning by eight o'clock, with his hair fashionably combed and shaved perfectly, even though he is legally blind, moved to a nursing home today. His wife of 70 year... Read more
You Think English Is Easy? (this is for Caz)
Friday, February 23, 2018      21 comments

For all of you who wonder why folk from other countries have a bit of trouble with the English language, this is a clever piece put together by an English teacher, who else??? Homographs are words of like spelling but with more than one mea... Read more
When The Child Becomes The Parent...........
Thursday, February 22, 2018      16 comments

Today, my brother and I took my Mom to see her Doctor. She fell in her apartment in April and again in her new Assisted Living apartment in November. The first fall was most serious as she was standing and the next thing she knew, she hit her ... Read more
Beware Cookie Dough
Wednesday, February 21, 2018      15 comments

In one 2017 outbreak, 56 people---aged 1 to 95---were diagnosed with Shiga toxin-producing E. coli infections, which can cause bloody diarrhea and may lead to kidney failure. A quarter had to be hospitalized. The culprit: contaminated flo... Read more
I Finally Heard............
Tuesday, February 20, 2018      24 comments

The American Center called today and my second surgery will be on Friday, May 4th. Since it is a 5 hour surgery, I have to check in at 9:30 or 10 as I am the second surgery of the day which will begin at noon. There will be two surgeons in... Read more
Love.......Pure and True
Monday, February 19, 2018      14 comments

Whoever took the time and love to do this will surly get "Extra Credit" at the appropriate time. Our 14-year old dog Abbey died last month. The day after she passed away, my 4-year-old daughter Meredith was crying and talking about how... Read more
A Great Reminder For All Of Us.............
Sunday, February 18, 2018      21 comments

The Brick A young and successful executive was traveling down a neighborhood street. Going a bit too fast in his new Jaguar, he was watching for kids darting out from between parked cars and slowed down when he thought he saw something. ... Read more
Women Who Read..............
Saturday, February 17, 2018      22 comments

In praise of Women who read!!! One morning a husband returns after several hours of fishing and decides to take a nap. Although not familiar with the lake, the wife decides to take the boat out. She motors out a short distance, anchors... Read more
A Sad Eye-Opener
Friday, February 16, 2018      22 comments

Today, I spent 3 hours with my Mom going over her finances. My Mom is 93 (94 in May) and has always been sharp as a tack. I remember as a child how quickly she could do math in her head and how she was always the one to keep the check-book bal... Read more
I Love This.............
Thursday, February 15, 2018      17 comments

God made man before woman so as to give him time to think of an answer for her first question. ... Read more
I Think That I Have Made A Decision............
Wednesday, February 14, 2018      18 comments

The woman who sets up the schedule for the surgery itself and also all of the appointments needed at the American Center before the surgery called today to ask me if it mattered whether or not I had my surgery done at the American Center or if I... Read more

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