Health

After Menopause: Aging and the Female Reproduction Organs

It’s normal to experience some changes as you grow older. The time before menopause is a time you normally don’t spend a lot of time thinking about. You get your “time of the month,” and that’s pretty much it. Sure, sometimes, you wish you didn’t have a period, but when you do reach menopause, all…

Two Jolly Ranchers

When my daughter Carrie was little, I could make her feel better by preparing a tuna fish sandwich just how she liked it…chopped fine with celery on white toast without the crust, cut into four triangles. Last month, beyond exhausted after coming off a 26-day-straight work schedule, she required a more sophisticated rescue plan…a spur…