What does life look like if forgetting is your normal state of mind? Disability advocate Nicole Luongo shares her Alzheimer’s caregiver experience in honor of her mom.
The Purpose of World Kindness Day This international event introduced by The World Kindness Movement (WKM) in 1998 is celebrated annually on November 13. It includes members from over 28 nations. Benefits of Kindness Feeling happier, more positive Fewer negative emotions Improved health More fulfilling relationships Increased performance at school or work I don’t know anyone who
“When people believe in you, you can do amazing things in this world.” –Dwayne Wade I used to be such an avid basketball fan that – at the tender age of two – my love for Julius “Dr. J” Erving earned me the nickname “Doc” bestowed upon me by my brother, John. Or, as I’ve
Here’s the latest SDR surgery update! On March 29, 2013, I had Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR), a life-changing surgery that will drastically reduce and/or remove the tightness in my legs caused by spastic diplegia, the most common type of cerebral palsy. I found out about SDR last August. After getting the green light in October regarding
1. The Naked Truth on LOVE: You cannot make anyone love you, no matter how great you are! 2. The Naked Truth on SELF-LOVE: You are enough – ALWAYS! You are worthy – ALWAYS! Remember Eleanor Roosevelt’s wise words: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” 3. The NAKED TRUTH on FAMILY:
I’ve always been a romantic. I love the idea of being loved and being in love, although I’ve never experienced the truly, madly, deeply kind of love. The youngest of eleven children, the baby, born with cerebral palsy, you’d think I’ve experienced familial love of epic proportions. My family is so dysfunctional, we make the