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Adult Onset Diabetes: Does It Need A New Name?
Friday, June 01, 2012      6 comments

For years there were two distinct forms of diabetes, (not including gestational diabetes, which occurs solely in pregnant women). They were Type 1, also referred to as "Juvenile Diabetes" because patients are either born with it or develop it v... Read more
Want To Live Longer? Drink Coffee
Friday, June 01, 2012      8 comments

It seems like there's a new study about the health effects of coffee every week. Sometimes, the stuff is going to kill you; other times, it's the greatest thing on earth. With all of these humorously varied results, it's hard to know just who ... Read more
Bathing Suit Shopping
Wednesday, May 30, 2012      7 comments

I know that you have probably already read this because it's not new. But I really needed something that would make me laugh today (I think I am getting the virus my son and his wife have had) and this definitely made me laugh out loud, so I am... Read more
Lovemaking Tips For Seniors (Cracked me up!!!)
Tuesday, May 29, 2012      17 comments

1. Wear your glasses to make sure your partner is actually in the bed. 2. Set timer for 3 minutes, in case you doze off in the middle. 3. Set the mood with lighting.......(Turn them all OFF!) 4. Make sure you put 911 on your s... Read more
My Most Recent Memorial Day Weekend Memory
Monday, May 28, 2012      7 comments

We all have our own Memorial Day memories from childhood to present day and they are special to us for various reasons. My Grandfather fought in France during World War I. I remember interviewing him when I was in 6th grade for a Social Studie... Read more
Gotta Love This
Sunday, May 27, 2012      6 comments

For those of you who watch what you eat, here's the final word on nutrition and health. It's a relief to know the truth after all those conflicting nutritional studies. 1. The Japanese eat very little fat and suffer fewer heart attacks t... Read more
This Is The BEST E-Mail
Saturday, May 26, 2012      8 comments

As I came out of the supermarket that sunny day, pushing my cart of groceries towards my car, I saw an old man with the hood of his car up and a lady sitting inside the car, with the door open. The old man was looking at the engine. I put ... Read more
Tomorrow I Will Meet My Second Grand-daughter.........
Sunday, May 20, 2012      11 comments

At 9:45 AM, my DIL will deliver my second grand-daughter by C-Section. She wanted so badly to deliver what she calls "Normally", but it just wasn't meant to be. When she was in labor with Elizabeth it lasted way too long; the doctor gave her P... Read more
I Like Weeds: Ramps
Saturday, May 19, 2012      6 comments

While not technically a weed, the ramp is a wild onion (or leek, depending on who you are talking to) that grows in somewhat marshy, shaded forests in many of the northern and eastern reaches of the country. The ramp (Allium tricoccum) looks mu... Read more
Lady's Yearly Exam
Thursday, May 17, 2012      9 comments

You have probably read this one before, but it is one of my favorites, so I am sharing it with you again........ I went to the doctor for my yearly physical. The nurse started with certain basics. "How much do you weigh?" she aske... Read more
My Dog's Secret
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      7 comments

My dog sleeps about 20 hours a day. He has his food prepared for him. He can eat whenever he wants. His meals are provided at no cost to him. He visits the Dr. once a year for his checkup, and again during the year if any medical needs ar... Read more
Should Sugar Be Taxed?
Tuesday, May 15, 2012      4 comments

Whether sugar should be taxed or not is currently a topic of debate. Many people believe that sugar has much in common with heavily controlled substances, like alcohol and tobacco, due to its potential health impacts and should therefore be tre... Read more
Italian Secret To A Long Marriage
Monday, May 14, 2012      10 comments

At St. Peter's Catholic Church in Toronto, they have weekly husband's marriage seminars. At the session last week, the priest asked Giuseppe, who said he was approaching his 50th wedding anniversary, to take a few minutes and share some insigh... Read more
LIFE
Sunday, May 13, 2012      4 comments

This explains LIFE wonderfully. On the first day, God created the dog and said, "Sit all day by the door of your house and bark at anyone who comes in or walks past. For this, I will give you a life span of twenty years." The dog said... Read more
To The Mothers That I Know
Saturday, May 12, 2012      6 comments

BEING A MOTHER! Somebody said it takes about six weeks to get back to normal after you've had a baby. That somebody doesn't know that once you're a mother, "Normal," is history. Somebody said being a mother is boring..... That some... Read more

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