Living & Growing: Do symptoms isolate us or unite us?

...not dealt with in a unified and compassionate way by us and those around us only cause more symptoms, more chaos and greater pain. A difficult life becomes a misunderstood and lonely life. When the brain creates symptoms that surprise, trouble or scare...
'We Need Help:' Aid scarce in quake-hit Nepal villages

...she'd had since doctors in a nearby town conducted a hasty amputation last week and sent her away with nothing to ease the pain.While the situation in Pauwathok is grave, some remote parts of Nepal appear to have suffered even more.David O'Neill...
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My Turn: The wonder of life and death

...friend about this the other day, and she asked what is palliative care? I said that it is the medical specialty that treats pain and suffering, but more importantly, hospice is palliative care at the end of life. Palliative care and hospice are linked...
Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

...came off the helicopters on Tuesday were grimacing and crying in pain and unable to walk or speak, in agony three days after being...wrong with me. I have no money," he said. "I have been in pain for days now."___Associated Press writers Todd Pitman and...
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In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in room

...My heart aches when I think about the people that were victimized by human trafficking and who were subjected to immeasurable pain and suffering beyond description," he said.___Lee reported from New York. Associated Press writers Robert Burns and Matthew...
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My Turn: Anger over education cuts are justified

...than cuts. So, what does the Legislature do in this dire budget situation? They retain a single-minded focus on passing out pain to our schools, our ferries and our state employees (the list goes on) while doing nothing to advance the revenue side of...
Through understanding comes answers

...regression; frequent meltdowns and the inability to sense pain, all of which can affect family, teachers and day care providers...severely hurt themselves; because they literally do not feel pain other children experience from falls and bruises. In addition...
Winston's accuser files lawsuit against him

...educational environment for her. The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages, including reimbursement for tuition, damages for emotional pain and suffering and loss of past and present earning and earning capacity.Lawyers for the university's board of trustees contend...
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Hoonah wins double murder lawsuit

...lawsuit sought millions more for the loss of future earnings and household services, Permanent Fund Dividend money, pre-death pain and suffering claims, and separate claims for emotional distress.The lawsuit alleged Wallace made several fatal mistakes that...
Jury deliberates after cop killer pleads the Fifth women and five men to decide the case. The plaintiffs are seeking damages for Tokuoka's lost earnings, pre-death pain and suffering and his family members' emotional distress. The jury broke to deliberate at about 3:06 p.m. Deliberations...


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