Monthly Archive:: June 2014

DATA SCALE

  For six years I took Pravastatin for high cholesterol, but my cholesterol level remained the same. When I began feeling terrible all over all the time with flu-like symptoms, I remembered the side effects of statins: muscular pain, tiredness and weakness. I was reminded that the drug was recommended for patients with multiple risk...

CAREGIVERS PROTECTING PATIENTS

For two months I had been searching for an audience for a presentation about my book, Waking Up Dying, without any luck. I had written my book with three audiences in mind: healthcare providers (doctors and nurses), caregivers (friends, family and loved ones of patients) and patients (stricken men and women, mainly with terminal diagnoses)....