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Dragon Mothers and Grieving Parents

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 05.27.2013 | Parents
Judy Bolton-Fasman

There is no one fiercer or scarier or more real in this world than a dragon mother. Dragon mothers are mothers who grieve for children who have died or are terminally ill.

Farah L. Miller

Author Of 'Notes from a Dragon Mom' On Her Son Ronan, Her Memoir And Grief

HuffingtonPost.com | Farah L. Miller | Posted 03.21.2013 | Parents

“He was totally helpless. That makes me want to live a big life because he never got to make any decisions on his own.”

There Is No Illness in This Town

Gina Nahai | Posted 10.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Gina Nahai

That Iranian Jews should have their own "special" diseases is not as strange as it may seem: Ours is the oldest community in the diaspora, offspring of the slaves who, in the sixth century BC, were brought into the Babylonian exile.

In Arizona, You'd Be Pregnant By Now!

Deborah Stambler | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics
Deborah Stambler

Some who favor this law are claiming that it protects women. I'm not sure how that logic works. It seems to follow the same rule that claims every woman in Arizona who has her period is pregnant.

On Being A Dragon Mom: Coping With A Terminally Ill Child

www.nytimes.com | Posted 12.17.2011 | Parents

My son, Ronan, looks at me and raises one eyebrow. His eyes are bright and focused. Ronan means “little seal” in Irish and it suits him. I want...

Walgreen To Sell Genetic Test Kits

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The largest U.S. drugstore chain, Walgreen Co., will start selling genetic testing kits at many of its stores later this month, accor...