CJ News & Views
I've been sick with a cough and severe congestion for over a week now. I don't want to schedule a doctor's appointment because it's always a pain and they may not see me until another week or so ... but I don't know if I can last that long. I'm miserable. What can I do? -- Ill Ashley
Lately, I've just felt tired and exhausted all the time. Is something wrong with me? -- Rustic Ryan
I hate the taste of water, but I know it's good for me. How can I grow to like it? -- Finicky Phyllis
Creak learns where, apparently, it is not OK for him to sleep.
Seth grows very annoyed at his arthritic wrist.
Shuttling between several doctors? Dr. Laurie explains exactly how to protect yourself.
Displaying cheerfulness for those around us -- solely because they cannot handle the sadness of disease -- can cause more harm than good, Dr. Laurie writes.
Creak goes on a journey through the laundry room ... and the office ... and daytime TV.
My friends all complain that I'm too negative all the time and that I don't know how to be happy. Personally, I feel quite happy. Why don't they think so, too? -- "Sad" Stephanie
My friends give me a hard time about the number of girls that I date and talk it up as if I were some sort of male slut. What do I say to them? -- Bed-Hopping Ben?