CJ News & Views
Against his wishes, Creak took a connecting flight through D.C. ... his brow furrowed in anticipation of what was to come.
Seth should talk and eat less. Maybe then his jaw won't hurt.
A reader wrote in to Ms. Meniscus worried that -- because of her arthritis diagnosis -- no one would possibly want to date her. Dr. Laurie steps in to shine light on a relationship problem all-too-common for autoimmune disease patients.
Despite having a total hip replacement, and obvious joint deformities of the hands, I am a dance teacher and hide things very well. I never let anyone get too close and now I'm terrified of ending up alone. What do I do? -- J in Jasper
My son and I used to have conversations all night long -- giggling and telling jokes, he telling me about his day, his dreams, the future. But we don't talk anymore. One day it just stopped. What can I do to bring that back? -- Mary in Maine
I have this friend who keeps taking advantage of me and all our other friends. He blows people off, he's constantly late, you can never count on him for anything -- yet he weasels his way into commitments no one wants to make with him. How do I keep from losing my mind? -- Mad Matt
Creak is stranded in a strange land, in a strange time.
Some days it can seem the world is against us ... our stiff joints, the government, the annoying mini-van driver who cuts us off every chance they get ...
Dear Ms. Meniscus, My life is not moving forward. I'm stuck in a job I don't like. What should I do? -- Holly in Hawaii
Dear Ms. Meniscus, My boyfriend and I cannot agree on a kitchen table. What do we do? -- Tammie in Tallahassee