Category Archives: Health and wellness

What Does Depression Look Like?

What is the look of depression? When you think of depression, do you think of a person who is always sad, cries all the time, has no desire to be within the world around them, wastes away from no desire … Continue reading

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Diagnosis: Multiple Myeloma – Wrong

The scariest words a person can hear when sitting in the doctor’s office is, “You have cancer.” Your heart drops into your abdomen. Your mind begins to spin. Your mouth goes dry. You feel like the world is gone into … Continue reading

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Diagnosis: Multiple Myeloma

You never expect to hear the words no matter how old you are. You go to the doctor believing you have a minor illness. You believe with every ounce of your body, heart, and soul that you will get a … Continue reading

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We each carry a storm within ourselves. Sometimes the storm is quiet and hidden. Sometimes the storm is a small little blow, but sometimes the storm is as strong as a level five hurricane. Some people try to contain the … Continue reading

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The Suicide Ripple

People who try or even consider suicide to end their personal suffering or think their suicide will make the world better for family and friends have not considered that suicide has a ripple effect. Suicide does not only affect the … Continue reading

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Just Don’t Think About Food!

Recently I heard a report that said obesity occurs because people constantly think of food. I thought, “Okay, that does make sense. I am obese (morbidly obese) and I think of food all the time.” Then I realized, I have … Continue reading

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Living Through the Dark Days

Life is not always full of sunshine and roses. Yesterday and last night was my time to experience the depression that comes with life’s rain and the rose’s thorns. I spent yesterday fighting my tears. The problems of life piling … Continue reading

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A call of appology

A niece attempted suicide a couple of weeks ago after spending a couple of hours talking with me and assuring me she was ok. When I read on FB her last wish/will, I was devastated. Today, she called and appologized. … Continue reading

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Missing You

     Sometimes, we forget about distant friends and relatives. Today was not one of those days. Last night, we received a call that a grandson we had not seen in 2 years was goin to have a four hour layover at … Continue reading

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