Posts Tagged ‘Health’

“Maori women pay price for their high addiction rate” (Laurence Stacey)

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

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………………..after the miscarriage
………………..she still eats
………………..for two

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Headlines:

“Maori women pay price for their high addiction rate” (New Zealand Herald)

“Bacteria can cause miscarriages” (New River Valley News)

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Poem by Laurence Stacey (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Care homes forcing elderly to have feeding tubes fitted” (Zofia Barisas)

Saturday, March 13th, 2010

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his pleading eyes
the nurse’s
averted face

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Headlines:

“Care homes forcing elderly to have feeding tubes fitted” (The Guardian)

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Poem by Zofia Barisas (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Father’s death made colonoscopy a bearable task” (Mark Holloway)

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

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at his deathbed
the TV still on
just softly
a show
he always loathed

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Headlines:

“Father’s death made colonoscopy a bearable task” (Daily News)

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Poem by Mark Holloway (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“A Safety Kink In Hair Relaxing?” (Robert Moyer)

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

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beauty salon
she leaves with a hairdo
to die for

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Headlines:

“A Safety Kink In Hair Relaxing?” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“UT Medical Center alerting patients to possible privacy breach” (Laurence Stacey)

Monday, December 20th, 2010

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emergency room
her stable condition
on Twitter

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Headlines:

“UT Medical Center alerting patients to possible privacy breach” (Knoxville Biz)

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Poem by Laurence Stacey (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“The Hazards of the Couch” (Robert Moyer)

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

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YMCA
an hour on the treadmill
watching tv

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Headlines:

“The Hazards of the Couch” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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