• With Flu season in full force, it is important to take precautionary measures to avoid getting the flu! #Influenza #Flu #Health

    10 Steps to Avoid Getting the Flu

    Flu season is in full swing and unfortunately, there have already been some deaths including one child from Florida. In fact, according to the CDC, last year’s season, “was at or above the epidemic threshold for 16 consecutive weeks.”. Some sources even go so far to state that there were 80,000 deaths last flu season although adult deaths due to influenza are not officially tracked by the CDC. The flu is serious and it is time that we all start treating it that way. It is way more than a nasty cold and can lead to pneumonia and other life threatening complications. Who is at the Highest Risk? Young children under age…

  • Sickness, health, marriage, chronic illness

    In Sickness and in Health

    Let’s think about those words for just a minute. “In Sickness and in Health “, they were probably the easiest words to say. Sort of stuck in between “for richer or poorer” and “Til death do us part”. They seem like the easiest of the three. Especially since we live in a society where nothing bad is ever going to happen. But now let’s think about the reality of those words. “In sickness and in Health” means that diagnosis that was going to be nothing turns out to be the worst news ever. Did your spouse really mean those words that seemed so insignificant at the time? Is your spouse…