Category Archives: Health and wellness

Boys and Girls-Relationships –Continued

Chapter 7–Growing Up-Moving On  I want to retreat here for just awhile to explain some background experiences leading up to the present time.  Because I got married so young, there was this abrupt shift in gears when I was 19 … Continue reading

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Regarding Boys and Girls-Urge to Merge–Relationships

Boys and Girls The Urge to Merge By: Bob Jack     Chapter 1–The Urge to Merge   I have some real good guy friends. But as kids we always played baseball, traded baseball cards, played pranks on girls, went … Continue reading

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Regarding Boys and Girls

Boys and Girls   By: Bob Jack     The Urge to Merge   I have some real good guy friends. But as kids we always played baseball, traded baseball cards, played pranks on girls, went to movies, or ball … Continue reading

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Regarding Living with the Drug Addicted Child–Continued

Chapter 10— Immediate Aftermath   At the time of Chris’ death I was working as a contract manager at a global engineering company in Pasadena, California where I had been for over 20 years.  I was also attending night school … Continue reading

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Regarding Living with the Drug Addicted Child

A Life in Darkness The Drug Addicted Child By Bob Jack   Chapter 1-Perspectives   On January 28, 1974 William Christopher Jack, Chris, entered this world.  He was born at Scripps Hospital in La Jolla, California.  His mother was Theresa … Continue reading

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Regarding Medical Diagnosis for Road Rage–Letter to LA Times

The following letter was sent to the LA Times on June 12, 2006:   Your article Now, another name for rage – Los Angeles Times states" you might call it bad behavior, but in medical terms, it’s `intermittent explosive disorder’ … Continue reading

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Surviving the Death of a Child

The following was written on the ninth anniversary of the death of my son Chris . It is hoped that this will be a help to other parents who have experienced the death of a child and to the famililies and … Continue reading

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