Critical illness and disease : The effect of words

Words have the potential to do so much with very little to no effort.  I suppose for me it started with the words Hydrocephalus and Brain surgery.  My latest diagnoses of Hyperthyroidism comes with the “possibility” of, Heart failure and Cancer.  These words somehow have been the cause of much anxiety,...

Hydrocephalus : The friends and family you lose when living with an incurable condition

I have only ONE out of the countless types of incurable conditions which exist at this point in time.  ONE condition amidst ALL other illnesses and diseases that plague the human race.  Therefore, I can only speak from the confines of that which afflicts me. I often hear the...

Parenting

There are so many articles and books on the perfect parenting skills or ways to help you be the best parent you can possibly be.  Advice that swears to get you to the point in your parenting career where you will feel adequate enough to wear the badge with...