Archive for June, 2010

Is it a Cold or the Flu?

Posted in Conditions and Diseases on June 18th, 2010 by Lance

This time of year many people find themselves sniffling and sneezing. Can you tell the difference between a cold, flu or something more serious… like allergies or sinusitis? This question can sometimes stump doctors. However, there are little clues that can save you a trip to the doctor’s office.
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Running out of Gas

Posted in Uncategorized on June 2nd, 2010 by Lance

“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I have just lived the length of it—I want to have lived the width of it as well” ( Author)

I just happened to glance at my gas tank. The arrow was on E. E means empty. Oh, great! I was on the Atlantic City Expressway on my way home from the beach. I felt a sense of panic. I felt a halt to the good time I had this weekend. It’s all going to end in disaster. It will be as if it never was. Then, a familiar sense of protectiveness, a learned sense brought upon by constant assistance and guidance from caretakers throughout my life. Even when I did not want it and ran away from it, it was there. Overprotectiveness, concern straight out of the hands of love. Now, finally, I am left to my own devices and I am running on empty. There are days I would rather not be a grown-up. I look for my father. I see his face. I hear his voice. I am suddenly glad he is not here. Read more »