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Evolution of Eve | A Mother of a Birth Story [pt. 1]

Originally posted on International Badass Activists:
My daughter is a miracle. From conception to birth she battled to be born. Even now, as we gaze into each other’s eyes when she nuzzles and nurses, I’m amazed she is really, truly here. (By Eve Hinson. Originally published Summer/Fall 2009) Still, I can’t get enough of her…

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Divergent News

Evolution of Eve | A Mother of a Birth Story [pt. 1]

My daughter is a miracle. From conception to birth she battled to be born. Even now, as we gaze into each other’s eyes when she nuzzles and nurses, I’m amazed she is really, truly here. (By Eve Hinson. Originally published Summer/Fall 2009) Still, I can’t get enough of her and nibble her tender toes, cheeks […]

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Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness

States Have Tried Versions Of ‘Skinny Repeal.’ It Didn’t Go Well.

By Julie Appleby >>  jappleby@kff.org, @julie_appleby Betting that thin is in — and might be the only way forward — Senate Republicans are eyeing a “skinny repeal” that rolls back an unpopular portion of the federal health law. But experts warn that the idea has been tried before, and with little success. Senators are reportedly considering […]

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How To Get Long-Term Care At Home Without Busting The Bank

By Judith Graham The vast majority of older adults receive long-term care at home, not in nursing homes. But few people plan for this expense. Nor do they see long-term care insurance as a viable option — because it’s expensive and is often seen as protection against the cost of nursing home care. That should […]