Tag Archives: Loss

‘How can he hear you but not me?’ Hearing loss tested my family in surprising ways

The first sign of illness in my Uncle Bob was his swollen, curled hands­­—the mark of rheumatoid arthritis. Then, not long after, type 2 diabetes.  For a veteran and longtime auto mechanic, these illnesses in and of themselves were life changing. His wife and two children rallied around him, endlessly patient with a man who was… Read More »

Weight loss: Woman reveals two simple rules she used to drop 158 pounds – Express

She writes: “You… will… slip…. I know it sounds cliche but this is a marathon, not a Sprint. “You didn’t put excess weight on in 3 weeks, it’s not coming off in 3 weeks. You’re going to have bad days. you’re going to have bad weeks, you’re going to have bad seasons. “No, this is… Read More »