Tag Archives: health

A whole day nearer

I have used this link in my blog before (Les Vieux. (July 6, 2012).  The very old lady I referred to in that post, my mother’s last survivng friend, has since died.  She decided she was too tired to go … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

SARS doctor pleads for legalized assisted suicide in posthumous video This was a headline in today’s Spectator. Both my parents struggled through unnecessary pain and fear in their final days.  My mother went into the hospital “for tests” and never … Continue reading

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Dr. Henry Morgentaler

Dr Henry Morgentaler died to-day. An article in the NYTimes reminds us: [He was]   Canada’s most heralded and vilified abortion doctor, who was assaulted and imprisoned for defying restrictive laws but who won the landmark Canadian Supreme Court decision … Continue reading

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Again?

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Graphic Evidence

From the National Post.  Sometimes there is just nothing more to say. It will be very interesting to watch the reception of the bill Obama introduced to-day.

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The Great Confession

From Awaiting the Great Confession,  January 15, 2013 The NYTimes You do have to hand it to Lance Armstrong and Oprah Winfrey, two icons — one disgraced, the other faded — who have found a way to milk several days’ worth … Continue reading

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It’s Not Easy

Miss Piggy may have the right idea… don’t take the self-help mystique too seriously, be true to yourself, and above all, have fun! Yesterday I looked at a serious approach to understanding why even earnest and sincere attempts at self-improvement … Continue reading

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