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I don’t think I ever heard the word “menopause” cross my mother’s lips. Nope, for her it was the dreaded change of life or simply the change. For years I connected these terms with the idea of eventually losing my marbles and sprouting hair on my chin. Heck, according to my mom and aunts, some women went through the change and never came out of it! (Now that I think about it, I always wondered where Aunt Betty disappeared to). Continue reading
When my mother-in-law was in her 70’s, she had heart bypass surgery. Marie, a tough old bird, made it through the surgery with no problems. However, after the surgery, her lungs were too weak for her to breathe on her own. She had to depend on a respirator. For several months, until her final breaths of life, she remained on this respirator. Unable to breathe on her own, or talk to her loved ones.
She hated it. Continue reading
This is the tooth fairy? I pictured her differently. And what’s with the hammer?
Question of the day: Why does a dental hygienist insist on carrying on a conversation with you while she’s scraping and poking at your teeth? And it’s not a monologue! She actually expects you to respond to her questions. What’s up with that?