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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: We Can’t Have It All

    By Alice Herb   During the Omicron surge, I was binge-watching a Danish series, “Borgen.” The setting is Danish politics but it is really a story about two women. One, happily married with two lovely children, unexpectedly becomes Prime Minister. The other, an up-and-coming TV anchor and outstanding reporter, is…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: Have I Been Robbed?

    By Alice Herb   When I first started working as a bioethicist, I spent a lot of time with on-the-job training addressing issues related to older adults. One of the most startling ones to me was how many seniors complained about having their possessions stolen. I was only 54 at…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: The News Junky

    By Alice Herb   I haven’t done my blog writing recently because like so many, I’ve been feeling very down, though not really depressed. One of the few things I could do during the pandemic was pursue one of my passions. I don’t think I’ve ever mentioned that I am…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: My Eventful Summer

    My Eventful Summer By Alice Herb   My blog hasn’t appeared in agebuzz for a while because, in spite of COVID, lockdowns, and all sorts of events that made staying home sensible (though probably a bit boring by now), my life has been anything but. Thus, I want to share…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: Falling on the Street

    Falling On The Street By Alice Herb   I was recently rushing to the subway to meet a very good friend for lunch. I had no sooner reached the curb across the street from my home when BOOM- I went down hitting the sidewalk with a resounding bang on my…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: The Pandemic – Not Yet Returning To My Prior Life

    The Pandemic – Not Yet Returning To My Prior Life By Alice Herb   Just a few weeks ago I wrote about how strange it was to try to break out after months of isolation and to move on to a more “normal” existence. I, along with many others, am…

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    Alice Herb is a retired attorney, journalist, and bioethics consultant. Having reached the age of 85+, she’s more than ready to share her experiences and opinions with agebuzz readers. Want to comment on something she’s said? She welcomes your feedback at [email protected] Her blog post header title is “Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting.”

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