The VA’s Best Kept Secret…

One very common question that comes across my desk on a daily basis is “Are there any benefits, other than Medicaid, to help pay for the care of my ___________ (insert: mom, dad, husband, wife, brother, sister, etc.)?” Typically, this is being asked because Medicaid is only available for someone...

Asking for a Friend

This article was originally published on the Intensive Karen Blog December 1, 2020 and is reblogged with the permission of the author. “Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it.” – Anonymous Why is it so hard for us to admit we need...

One More Thing – Telling the People we Love

This article was originally published on the Intensive Karen Blog October 18, 2020 and is reblogged with the permission of the author. “Don’t forget to tell your favorite people that you love them.” – Shirley Temple Think about the people we love the most.  Remember the fun we have when we are...

Correcting Common Flu Shot Myths

This article was originally published October 14, 2020 on Chicago Health Online. Bottom line: Get your flu vaccine now More than ever before, it’s important to get a flu vaccine this year. Health officials warn of the possibility of a twindemic — with co-occurring spikes of the flu and Covid-19...

Are we in a Zoom meeting or a ‘Saturday Night Live’ sketch?

This article was originally published on the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin June 4, 2020 and is reblogged with the permission of the authors.Michael heard me yell out “come here quickly” and he ran the few steps from his home office into my home office. There on my computer screen were live pictures...

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