Archive for Health

Celebrating Aging

I was really feeling a little strange about my Dad’s birthday this year.  Normally I don’t think much about birthdays but this time I did. He’s turning 70.  We celebrated his birthday last weekend but he’ll actually be turning 70 tomorrow.  I guess what I’m feeling is that he’s actually getting old. I’ve never really

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It’s About Time for 32 Million People

—I have wonderful, comprehensive health care, as does my family and most of my friends. I know what it feels like to be sick and to receive the best care in the world without having to worry if I’ll be able to feed my family at the same time. That’s why as a thinking, feeling

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Dealing Effectively with Major Changes in Our Lives

Being a mom today can be exhilarating, joyful, maddening and anxiety ridden–often all at once. We deal with demands from various corners of our communities including our families, our clients, our employers, our girlfriends, our neighbors and ourselves. Most of those demands and issues we can address without too much inner stress. But how well

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Losing Weight – Virtual Support

So many of us go to online communities for practical information, social and business networking and even genuine friendship. So I guess it’s no surprise that many women are also going online for support in areas like weight loss. Just this morning I logged onto one of my favorite networking sites and joined a weight

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