Posts Tagged ‘ dealing with health issues ’


Oct 5th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

There are articles and issues that I had as soon not broach. However. a healthy approach to life and living doesn’t permit that. Denial is a form of coping. It is not a very good way to go about dealing with the multitude of adjustments and adversities that come our way, but it is a way.

Choosing to be courageous, realistic and prepared to deal with those reversals, for they frequently are that, that come our way, is the more appropriate of available options.

Decline in health matters is one of those adjustments that emerge as we, or others in our close circle, age. The signs are sometimes obvious and glaring. Often they are subtle and not so evident. The discovery of indicators of decline can, by itself, be cause for an