NH & MA NREMT, FF, DMS-Echo Student, kick boxer, musician, tattooed Italian blonde. New Hampshire gal living in Boston.
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Is because they see so often how short life really can be.
They know there’s no real reason to waste time being something that they’re not.
And that life is way too short to live as something you hate.
today, my school hosted an exhibit for suicide awareness day. the exhibit included 1,100 backpacks in representation of the number of lives that are lost to mental illness each year on college campuses. many of these backpacks were donated by the families that lost loved ones and had their stories attached. i’m so proud of my school for bringing attention to such a serious issue.
The “Reflection” series of older people looking at their younger selves in mirrors. Alzheimer’s prevents new memories from being retained and in many cases, those afflicted are left with memories of their youth.
This is an easy way to explain Alzheimer to people who are confuse about it. I love this !!!