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Exercise More and Live Longer - New York Times

Gretchen Reynolds, writing in the New York Times, had some great information on the value of exercise in terms of living longer. She said that one of the problems with exercise is that experts aren’t clear on how much is too little, too much or just the right amount to for us to be healthy and, more importantly, to improve our longevity. 291 more words


The Tornadoes - Not The Tornados

If you’re a fan of guitar instrumentals from the early 1960s, you might remember a group known as the Tornados, a British combo that had a #1 record with “Telstar” in 1962. 320 more words


#18 - Visit an Elderly Person

I know why I included this on my list. I miss my parents. They have both passed away and deep down I wanted to be around elderly people. 370 more words

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Canada's Socialist Healthcare and Its Cruel Treatment of Seniors

Canadians are rather deluded. Many of us like to think we have a wonderful healthcare system, but it is just a pathetic lie people tell themselves because it’s easier to believe in a fantasy than learning anything about economics and the nature of government ‘services.’ 436 more words


Who decides when a patient can't? Workshop covers consent, capacity, advanced care planning

When a man is suddenly incapacitated by a medical calamity like a stroke, and he has a wife and three adult children, who’s the one who makes the decisions about his care in the hospital? 507 more words


If you're lost you can look and you will find me

Friday night.

Hello weekend.

Pour me a stiff one.

Thinking about the past week.

My my, hey hey.

3 kittens born on a rainy day. 148 more words