Finding a Lifeline to Hope and Stability

Brian, 42, was born with Marfan syndrome, a disorder that can cause cardiovascular and skeletal problems, but so far, his condition hadn’t slowed him down. In addition to his job as IT director for a ...

Balancing COVID Concerns with Health Care Needs

Last spring, escalating COVID-19 cases prompted us to delay my 89-year-old mother’s cataract surgery until she couldn’t tell the difference between her cat and a couch pillow. Finally, when we felt reassured by the safety ...

Inspiring Creative Ways to Celebrate the Holidays Safely

For most Americans, the holidays conjure up festive images of family and friends gathered together, sharing favorite traditional foods, playing games, and exchanging gifts. While it’s hard to imagine a different sort of holiday celebration, ...

Finding Inspiration in the Midst of a Pandemic

This has been an exceptionally difficult year on so many levels, yet even in the midst of COVID-19, we’re surrounded by examples of the resiliency of the human spirit in action. We wanted to find ...

Defining Your Loved One’s Goals

At what age do you stop setting goals? The answer should be, never. Even as we age we are constantly evolving and knowing what we want is so important to not only how we live ...