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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.

Can We Find the Right Formula for Legal Physician-Assisted Death?

"Such a shame," people remarked about the deaths by suicide of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade.

/ July 2, 2018

Giving Shingles the Short Shrift: New vaccine could make shingles just a bad memory.

There aren't too many non-lethal conditions more dreadful than shingles, also known as varicella zoster. Although shingles can be lethal too if the host is ...

/ April 24, 2018

A Month Without Alcohol

Author's note: This was first published in January of 2015, when I was 49. I think it's re-publication is overdue.  Here's to a late-start Juiceless ...

/ January 7, 2018