Category Archives: Illness

Wolf Going, Gone!

Posted in Betta Fish, Death, Illness, Pet Fish, Pets | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

The Gods Envy Us

“I’ll tell you a secret. Something they don’t teach you in your temple. The Gods envy us. They envy us because we’re mortal, because any moment might be our last. Everything is more beautiful because we’re doomed. You will never … Continue reading

Posted in Asthma, Cough, Health, Illness, mortality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

CVS Butts Out!

By now, most people have heard the breaking news that CVS, one of the biggest pharmaretailers in the United States, has decided to remove cigarettes from all their 7600 locations by October 2014.  I have always wondered why these pharmacy … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Cigarette Smoking, CVS Pharmacy, Health, Health Care, Illness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

What Not To Say

I noticed the past 3 years or so, I’ve had friends and family who have taken ill with a serious health problem or some, have passed away after a protracted illness.  Ever since I was young, I’ve always wondered about … Continue reading

Posted in Breast Cancer, Cancer, Chronic Illness, Death, Empathy, God, Health, Illness, Mindfulness, Women's Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Summer Solstice In Our Home

This year, Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere is today, June 21, 2013.  This is the longest day (not the hottest) of the year for us living in North America. It’s also the time when the North Pole is tipped … Continue reading

Posted in Autoimmune Disease, dog, Great Dane, Illness, Summer Solstice | Tagged , , , , | 17 Comments