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Health Care for ALL!

If you are connected with me on Facebook or Twitter you may have seen a video I shared of Dr. Oz on OWN talking about the health care crisis. He believes that health care is a human right, and I couldnt agree more! If you saw me in person and brought up the subject of health care I could go on and on and on

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How to Handle a Child’s Medical Crisis

In 1998, tragedy shattered Marie Lawson Fiala’s life as a wife, mother, and lawyer when her 13-year-old son, Jeremy, was felled by a massive hemorrhage from a ruptured artery deep in his brain. Within an hour, Jeremy was in a coma, sustained only by machines. Letters From A Distant Shore, Marie’s new memoir, tells the story of a mother’s ferocious care and fierce determination to bring her child home alive and functioning despite devastating loss. Here Marie shares her tips for dealing effectively with a child’s medical crisis.

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Teen Crisis Counseling

While most parents hope that their teen’s lives are ideal, many teens experience bumps on the road to adulthood. For these teens, crisis counseling can prove useful. Professional counselors can provide teens with the guidance they need to manage their emotions. Without counseling, some teens may struggle well into adulthood to overcome the traumas of their youth.