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Oct 11th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Life is full of twists and turns. Most of us seniors love routine, calm, peace and quiet, as much predictability as possible. But, life has a way of introducing twists and turns that interrupt and interfere with all of that. Things go rather smoothly, then suddenly, WHAM! Life seems to go haywire. All that serenity and calm are met with cataclysm and disturbance.

It happens in so many ways. You are moving along, feeling well, doing good, seemingly all is stable and secure, then there you are face to face with turmoil and distress. You wake up not feeling well. It goes on for a few days. You visit your physician. You are presented with a prescription. Time passes. Another visit. Something else has come up. You are met with one of life’s twists.