Author: Nancy T. Stout

Ten Big Questions That Serious Illness Brings

by Nancy Stout Two months ago, my husband had a heart attack—six years after first hearing he had heart disease. Tom’s first question in the ambulance ride to the hospital was, “Am I going to live through this?” That’s a big one! Others followed: “How will this change my lifestyle? What do I need to learn about heart disease? Who’s going to cover for me at work?” Illness brings uncertainty, questi...