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In sickness and in health

Can we build a successful relationship even when sickness tries to prevent us? Or is it futile to keep trying?One of the main wedding vows, most couples say to each other, are the immortal words 'I promise to love you in sickness and in health.'How realistic is it though to actually expect our partners to uphold this… Continue reading In sickness and in health

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Losing Friends and Alienating People

How do you maintain friendships when you're too sick to go out?    I've never really had too many friends, even when I was at school.   I had two very close friends that I grew up with. By the time I was in my late teens and we had discovered boyfriends we slowly grew… Continue reading Losing Friends and Alienating People