We become terminally ill the moment we are born.  Yet, when a physician utters the “t-word”, one can’t help but feel shock and disorientation.  “It’s terminal” raises fears and dread more than any other two words in the English language – except perhaps “tax audit”.  And yet, grappling with one’s imminent mortality brings a clarity … Read more

LONG COVID CASES: The Dark Secret About COVID That People Aren’t Talking About

As good as the vaccines are at reducing hospitalization, they provide scant protection against Long COVID.   Experts expect that with each passing day, the number of Long COVID sufferers will increase, despite a reduced number of infections or hospitalizations.  Many in the public health arena believe that Long COVID may be the next big health crisis. … Read more

COOL TIP: What To Do If You Think You Have COVID

If you are sick with COVID-19 or suspect you are infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, follow the steps below to help prevent the disease from spreading to people in your home and community.   This information comes directly from the Center for Disease Control. Take a COVID Test:  Test kits are readily available at most … Read more