Posts Tagged ‘ health ’

The Great Betrayal. My Right Knee (formerly known as My Good Knee)

9th May 2017 | 0 Comments

My knee blew out and I was stranded in the cinema screaming “Help! Help Me!” for 40 minutes.


“I Could Be Next,” the fear of middle age.

13th May 2014 | 1 Comment

Strange days. I am a very upbeat, positive kind of person. I always look on the bright side of most situations and people. However, lately my usually happy-go-lucky thoughts have turned to those of my own mortality. Stroke, heart attack, Cancer, disease and death are what I visualize on a huge roulette wheel and it’s [...]


Playing the Odds with Our Health.

8th May 2014 | 2 Comments

I am reeling from a scare yesterday. Someone very dear to me suffered a mild stroke in her home. She is younger than I and lives alone. Luckily she was able to get out and get herself to the hospital within an hour of the occurrence so she is expected to recover 100%. But this [...]


Waiting for the Shoe to Drop

6th January 2010 | 8 Comments

I sent a “Happy Birthday!” email to a friend today, thinking how fortunate it was that a mutual friend reminded me of the birthday in time. She is a gorgeous woman, smart, funny and vivacious. She responded: Thanks so much..50 can u believe it!!!! I’m sitting at… hosp waiting for my 3rd radiation treatment..3 down [...]