Tag Archives: illness

This Year’s Non-Christmas

Sure, I’ve been trying to get into the spirit of the holidays.  I did go out and get the gifts and the cards, and I did make plans for attending and/or hosting events like Christmas Eve for the whole family … Continue reading

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“Living with where you are”

Originally posted on Out of the Rabbit Hole:
Self-compassion teaches us that we need to come to a place of acceptance with whatever we have been given in life. It is the hardest thing to tackle and embrace. We use…

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The Day That Wasn’t

I had great plans for my Saturday, after the usual hellish work week. But I woke up sick.  Not sick as in having the flu.  Not sick as in, Now that’s a flare-up!  Just sick as in, Everything hurts and … Continue reading

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Medical Errors

Yes, doctors are people, too. They experience the same emotions as the rest of us, including the occasional desire to poke fun.  But that’s a desire they must suppress in the clinical setting. And like the rest of us, they … Continue reading

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