Back to the 80s - Intensive Karen

Back to the 80s

If the 80s held fond memories for you, chances are you “like totally” remember watching The Breakfast Club, The Karate…
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Help is on the Way - Intensive Karen

Help is on the Way

Brian was living the best life he could with metastatic lung cancer. Until he couldn’t. He’d been positive in his…
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Speechless - Intensive Karen


A few weeks ago, I spoke at the 21st Annual Aging Well Conference in Evanston, Illinois. I talked about the…
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National Nurses Week - Intensive Karen

National Nurses Week

Although I use the blog posts to educate people about the importance of advance directives, this week’s post will focus…
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Life After Death - Intensive Karen

Life After Death

In my career when I worked at a hospital that was designated as a transplant center, I cared for multiple…
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Good to Go - Intensive Karen

Good to Go

Did you ever daydream about what your memorial service would be like?  I know it’s an odd question. Though I…
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