Tag Archives: nourishment

Gratitudes

It is just about a year since I first became aware of the subtle changes to my tongue and speech that would relatively quickly have a name – Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis – ALS – or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. I have … Continue reading

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Visits to my past

So often in my life I find myself making comparisons of my situation or behavior to others and inevitably regretting them.  Lately those comparisons have been not to others, but to my pre-ALS self.  At the gym I do 10 … Continue reading

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Reflections on Nourishment

Welcome to the world of feeding tubes. My life took a major turn this week with the addition of a PEG – a Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastronomy (Feeding) tube. The accompanying picture will give you an idea of what now hangs … Continue reading

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