Creak can't help his fascination with humans.
My husband and I have always believed in an allowance for our children -- we didn't want them to be distracted from school by jobs. But now that they're college students, all they want to do is spend our money like crazy. Why do they do this? -- Betty in Birmingham
No one in my family supports me. My husband and children will defend everyone under the sun, no matter their fault -- except for me. I give, and I give, and I give ... and get nothing in return. -- Luisa in Lexington
Creak is in a state of shock.
Dr. Laurie explains how friendship may be the best medicine.
I send gifts to my son and daughter-in-law, but get no thank you cards in return. To me, this is very rude, and saddening. What do I say? -- Sad Susan
A family member forgets Creak's arthritis.
Caring for a sick child? Dr. Laurie explains how to navigate the complicated terrain.