When your child is handed a death sentence by a doctor and the family is forced to make decisions about the future, without the help of a crystal ball, nothing is more personal or traumatic.
Several years ago I received a phone call from my close friend Julie, who was in just such a position. She [...]
Sometimes in the night, I wake with an image of my terrified mother in her last moments on earth. It is only an image but to me it is as painful as if it were real. The source of my nightmare is the fact that when the time came for her [...]