Category: Health and Wellness

When The phone Rings II

Yesterday was a roller coaster day. My sons cell rang and it was the transplant center. He was back up to a recipient who needed both kidney and pancreas. He would be called if the donors pancreas was not acceptable. That was at about 11:00 am. The wait begins....

When The Phone Rings….

Everyday a patient active on the Transplant List waits for the "Phone To Ring" calling them to receive the "Gift of Life" in the form of an organ transplant....

Toil In The Soil

I have found that the older I get the more I like to toil in the soil. After the winter at the beginning of spring I love to plant and watch my garden grow. This year I tried something different, I tried using an indoor greenhouse and started seedlings...

A Lazy Day In June

  June 20, 2017 we awake to another glorious morning in June. As I began my daily tasks I realize that there is no such thing as a lazy day. While I may not be busy, the world around me certainly is. Many people are involved in the hustle...

THE GIFT OF LIFE – ORGAN DONATION

There are many diseases’ that cause the need for replacing an organ. In this article I will focus on one organ, the Kidney. The Kidney is a filter and to keep it simple, it filters the blood to remove waste products, balance electrolytes and fluid. It can be damaged...