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Bring Out Your Dead Part 2

The Personal My mother, Dianne Joyce, died on Thanksgiving Day, October 12, at age 79 from heart and lung complications due to a rare lung condition known as Interstitial Lung Disease. From her first diagnosis some four years ago, her … Continue reading

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Bring Out Your Dead: Honouring Our Lost Ones

“To trouble the public mind by crying ‘epidemic’ was no light thing.” —J.H. Powell, Bring Out Your Dead: The Great Plague of Yellow Fever in Philadelphia in 1793, Time-Life Books, 1949 (1965 ed.) Part 1. The Sociopolitical I predict that … Continue reading

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