23 Oct '11, 3pm

What do you do when your spouse has a chronic illness?...

What do you do when your spouse has a chronic illness?...

~by: Raymond Anthony Fernando ~ “Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness, and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.” - Og Mandino - I read with much interest Prof Lee Wei Ling’s article, “Living a life with no regrets” (Sunday Times Oct 23, 2011). It was a heart-warming article and I’m touched by her love and care for her 88-year-old dad whose energy level has been lowered because of age . If we show love and compassion for a loved one who is not in the pink of health, God will bless us – in more ways than one. Chronic illnesses can also see couples fall apart when a spouse who could be the primary caregiver, can no longer carry the responsibility of caring for his stricken loved one. Besides the illness taking a toll...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/10/coping-with-chronic-i...

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