Category Archives: Health Care

Hobby Lobby, my mother and the many faces of happiness.

-I’m going to have to start this with some very uncomfortable autobiographical material. I’m not crazy about getting this personal. However, my experiences are germane to the topic at hand. My mom had me when she was eighteen. I forget … Continue reading

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Death is now currently zero for two against the Jensen’s.

Health update the first: My mom is still on the ventelator but according to my sister, her lungs are still clearing up.  Also, they ran a CAT scan on her and thankfully, she did not suffer a stroke so that … Continue reading

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Update on my mom.

So… I talked to my niece Angelita today.  My mom’s lungs are clearing up and they’re going to try to take her off the respirator tomorrow. So it’s sounding like the worst has passed. (Flying Spaghetti Monster willing and if … Continue reading

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Heads up about the blog with a rare personal note.

This morning, I got a call from my sister that people with parents of a certain age dread getting. My mom is in the Hospital with pneumonia. The bad news is they have her on a ventilator.  The good news is … Continue reading

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Update on The Mole on my shoulder. (Warning: Pictures of a medical nature follow.)

Okay, here’s the skinny. Went to Ashland Family Practice today to have the mole checked out. Now Dr. Christlieb wasn’t available so I was examined by Dr. Cindy Parks, the nurse practitioner.  And the prognosis was that given that it … Continue reading

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Please, not another suddenly unpleasant day…

I just found this on my shoulder… My one hope for today is that I’m freaking out over nothing.  

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PROFILES IN DICKISHNESS: Bill O’Reilly and SCOTUS.

Take a look at this clip and then catch up with me below. This is Bill O’Reilly talking with Caroline Fredrickson of the American Constitutional Society.  In a nutshell, after dismissing her analysis of the Individual Mandate, he predicted that SCOTUS would … Continue reading

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