HEALTH & CAREGIVING

Hilarious Hurricane Health Hooboo

Hilarious Hurricane Health Hooboo

By The Elderberries

That day, the nurse couldn’t quite hear what one of the refugees was telling her was wrong with him. She cupped her hand to her ear and asked him to repeat it, a couple of times.

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You Tell ‘Em

You Tell ‘Em

By The Elderberries

One uninhibited senior citizen used to fuss to her family how “if everybody would just SPEAK UP and stop mumbling, I wouldn’t NEED a hearing aid.” Suuuuuure. She also used to exclaim over how silly it was that the thing…

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A Disease That’s Going ‘Round

A Disease That’s Going ‘Round

By The Elderberries

I organized the neighborhood garage sale. It was a bit of work, collecting the information for ads for a dozen households and a church. I was making and distributing maps, placing ads, having new signs made up, and driving all…

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The Mini-Doctor Is In

The Mini-Doctor Is In

By The Elderberries

Grownup doctors should go on grand rounds with a 5-year-old some time. They might learn something about bedside manner, or in this case, couch-side manner. The little girl’s toy doctor’s kit was getting a workout lately. Yesterday, she laid out…

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