Archive for 'Health'
By Glynis M. Belec - Never would I ask for a diagnosis of cancer, but because I was dealt the blow, I was determined to not just settle for licking my wounds and feeling sorry for [...]
By Glynis M. Belec - I had just turned 52 years of age when my life shattered into a million pieces. “Ovarian cancer…,” my doctor said that haunting day in 2008. Before my diagnosis, I knew [...]
By Cameron Brooks - Our congregation was small, so they were bound to notice Dad’s symptoms before long. His diagnosis was early-onset dementia, specifically Lewy Body. I knew Dad’s fellow church members would feel awkward around [...]
By Glynis M. Belec - Ovarian cancer often goes undetected. Symptoms are described as nonspecific and vague. Women, especially middle aged women, tend to put off visiting a doctor because they fear being labelled neurotic or [...]
By Glynis M. Belec - Zeal for Teal 2013 will once again raise a little noise in the sleepy village of Drayton, a cozy little place nestled nicely between Guelph and Kitchener, Ontario. Every April, for [...]