Tag Archives: health

Here We Go Again

Can you believe that 2018 is all but gone? I had my 80th birthday in March. MiraLax became an item I searched for when I ordered my over-the-counter medicines from my health care provider: Humana. Downtown Auto, the auto repair … Continue reading

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Becoming Elderly

First Lady Michelle Obama has just published a book she titled Becoming. In this book, she writes candidly about her transition from the south side of Chicago to the White House. Everyone, in his own way, is becoming. What I … Continue reading

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Balancing Medications

I am at an age when I must take some prescription and some over-the-counter medications. I have on my computer desk the pills that I am required to take when I wake up each morning. The pills that I take … Continue reading

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Octogenerian

According to the dictionary, a octogenerian is someone between the age of 80 and 89, I had not earned that label yesterday, but today, March 20, 2018, I can claim the title, having come into this world on March 20, … Continue reading

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My Colonialization

Those of you who are males and are 50 plus probably either have had or certainly will have a procedure called a colonoscopy. I had my first one in 2013 and have had a specialist recommend I have another one … Continue reading

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On A Scale of One to Ten

I feel pain just as anyone else does. However, I have been told by physicians that I need to let other physicians know that I have a “high pain tolerance.” I have trouble remembering pain after it has happened. If … Continue reading

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Quick Showers of Blessing

My partner loves to take prolonged showers. If he can think of any reason during the day to take a second–or third shower, he’s in there and usually for a considerable amount of time. I, on the other hand, am … Continue reading

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