Absorbing information, Sympathetic support :o)
From: Michele (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri Jun 11 16:07:43 1999
I think everyone wants to help. It's the delivery of a message that is
interesting. Some of us learn visually, others through hearing. But,
most of us lose a tremendous amount of information and it goes out the
window as nonsense information. Some of us will enjoy bold and
aggressive posts that push forward. Others will see it as cyber
yelling. If it's all CAPS and the heading is huge, then some people
thing you are trying to overshadow others who are trying to express
This is a support forum- not a control group/forum. Some days, when I
hurt, I can't read all of the clinical information. So, retention is
down even further.
I think if you open up your heart first and give information in small
doses (taylored to each person) then having a differing opinion is so
I was very touched by most of the posts I've read, and one day we wrote
about flowers. It was better day. We still have to deal with doctors
and should learn to be Empowered...but in tactful doses.
I had a tough day....does anyone care?
With Care and Hope