Tag Archive for 'illness'

I’m coming up for air after sending all of the kids off to school today. We’ve just finished round two of our battle with Hand, Foot and Mouth disease and are waiting with bated breath for the third child to go down. (In related news, coxsackievirus, you can suck it.) As often happens when school […]

As a fitness instructor at a big box gym, I encounter folks from all walks of life and in various stages of their life’s journey. It’s one of the things I love most about teaching there. As such, I regularly have people check in with me to inform me of recent diagnoses or injuries that […]

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It’s been Mom’s fear for awhile now.  As she is Dad’s 24/7 caregiver, she has a nagging fear … “What will I do with him if I get sick?” She’s had colds from time to time, but in the nearly five years since his stroke, she hasn’t faced a really scary situation where she just […]

There’s no acne follow-up today.  Yesterday was go-go-go and today is no different.  The acne post will require a bit of research to pull together various sources on which I have relied over the years, so I want to take time to do it properly. Meanwhile, just a bit of reflection. Sunday, I felt off. […]