Blog

This is my blog where I write about caregiving, medical decision making, women’s health/wellness, shared medical decisions, end-of-life care, and palliative care.

Reclaiming ‘Florid’

Florid means something sinister in medicine, and something else in nature.

/ April 13, 2020

Flying Over 60

Susan W. travels alone to Madagascar frequently. She feels passionate about the disappearing ecosystem and wants to take as much in while she can. Susan is 77 years old.

/ November 9, 2019

Chemotherapy While Single

Rebecca is a youthful and athletic 57. Although she's been single for a while, she didn't think much about it until last spring when she got the unwelcome news that she had Stage 3 breast cancer and would have to...

/ September 7, 2019