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I’m pro-choice because I’m pro-life — Doubting Believer

If people genuinely wish to live in a society that is truly pro-life, then promoting laws and programs that provide adequate support systems for those who are alive (quality public education for all, affordable and accessible health care, parental leave, … Continue reading

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Scientists Rush To Discover Cure For Measles Other Than The One We Already Have

Originally posted on The Out And Abouter:
Two re-researchers, ecstatic at the possibility of re-curing measles. As the recent measles outbreak in the United States rose to levels not seen in 25 years – with over 700 people infected with…

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Senior Living

Originally posted on A Sassy Lifestyle Blog:
Senior Living Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a senior citizen? Neither had I. My parents have been in a seniors apartment building for the past five years or so.…

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Walls or Bridges? — the circle of life

This story – or parable – about a very wise carpenter is worth sharing. Food for thought. Thanks to applehillcottage.org. I used to tell a story in my days working in libraries with kids, and its been on my mind … Continue reading

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SAY IT AGAIN: managing chronic pain

Originally posted on Tea and Toast with Kindness:
I’ve mentioned, many times, how disappointed I am in the response to the “opioid crisis”.  The only thing that has been done is what has been done before:  Involving to a greater…

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If you’ve found the path you were meant to follow …

Originally posted on I can't believe it!:
Here’s another poem by Steve Taylor – his take on the famous poem by Rudyard Kipling, ‘If.’ According to Steve, it’s a reflection on the meaning of success. It’s also a profound…

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Area Man Dies Having Spent 93% Of The Miracle Of Existence Bitching About Immigrants

Originally posted on The Out And Abouter:
Don Mitchum. Seen here unable to enjoy a starry night for fear that someone else might also like to enjoy it.  Don Mitchum, 82, of Burlington, Ontario, died fitfully today in his childhood…

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