The role of a parent can be filled with joy and sorrow. In youth, the parent is the loving provider and protector. When the child becomes an adult, sometimes the provider and protector becomes the one needing provision and protection themselves.
When Rick got better, his new doctor felt that he could be cared for at home, and set him up with a home health care agency so that he could get attendant services and nurse visits.
A study of Italian centenarians (people who are 100 years old or more) showed that they had elevated blood levels of antioxidants. An easy way to lower the risk of major diseases is to take a modest supplementation of antioxidants such as: vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin E, selenium and grape seed extract. Be sure to consult a medical doctor or a chiropractor about what dosage is right for you.
So, what’s a new mom to do about the postpartum belly problem? First, you must be patient with yourself. We all want to be like that “pregnancy Barbie doll” – the slim belly just snaps back into place after the birth, doesn’t it? No, it doesn’t quite work that way. Your body is full of hormones for a while after giving birth, and these hormones make your body hang onto the fluids and fat for a while. It’s nature, and nature doesn’t switch things around instantly, especially in the postpartum belly area.
On a more serious note, if your husband fails to see your mother-in-laws tactics to rid you from his life, it is safe to say that you are not the main person he is married to. Whether he keeps quiet out of fear or respect, Mrs. Monster has so much control over him and your relationship, that it will probably never change. Forty years down the road, you may find your husband attending local bingo five times a week with mommy, instead of visiting you in the Online Nursing CEUs home his mother arranged for. If he does not speak up when things are new and exciting, he probably will fail to recognize you are his main priority when you two actually know each other, wholey. Oh, and for the record, it seems like they will live forever!
Put your thoughts on paper. Write down memories for future generations, send a card and note to a friend, prepare a letter to the editor of your newspaper.
Jessica: We really do know too much now. In Season 2, there is a maternity home. It is a separate place. Midwives are still very much helping to deliver the babies but if there is any trouble, doctors can swoop in if it is a forceps delivery, or if it is breech, or if it is complicated, but it is still very much under the midwives reign.