Tag Archives: Life

Lenny Bruce From ‘Marvelous Mrs Maisel’ Was a Real Comedian, and His Life Was as Drama-Filled as the Show Depicts

Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’s titular character, Midge, is fictional, but the New York City of the 1960s that she lives in is very, very real. The sights, the sounds, the Gaslight — they’re all representative of the city during that time. Another very real part of this show? Lenny Bruce (played on the show… Read More »

Apple Watch catches grandmother’s heart condition, possibly saving her life

Thanks to a gift from her grandchildren, a woman is still alive. Marie Bourque took herself to the hospital in the middle of the night after being awakened by her Apple Watch. The device had reportedly detected an irregular heartbeat and issued an alert. “Without the notification, I would have woken up the next morning,… Read More »

‘We try to help people:’ Independent pharmacy celebrates 60 years of business in Livonia – Hometown Life

David Veselenak Hometownlife.com Published 8:54 AM EST Nov 5, 2019 Taking a step inside the Professional Village Pharmacy is like going back in time. The Livonia pharmacy doesn’t have the aisles of snack goods, groceries or seasonal supplies one would find in a chain pharmacy. Instead, expect to find family photos and antique pharmaceutical items… Read More »

Photography Project Highlights The Challenges Of Daily Life After Stroke

Eleven people in Sweden spent a few weeks photographing how their daily life had changed after having had a stroke. It sounds like the preparations of a thematic art exhibit, but this project was initiated by rehabilitation researchers at the University of Gothenburg to help them better understand how a stroke affects people’s lives. By… Read More »