Halcion is the name of one of the first benzo’s, a class of drugs used to treat insomnia, anxiety, opioid withdrawal, and other issues. But the name Halcyon has a much deeper and more ancient meaning. There is a reason it was chosen as the name of a drug that…
Many people with chronic diseases makes the same cry. We need more understanding, more education, more awareness, more research, more money, more government rules.
And what do they want it for?
A cure, obviously.
But more than that, so that others will understand what people with this particular disease go through on a daily basis, and not be so quick to judge.
This is the time we celebrate winning a war, killing more people than the other guys and hijacking a major religion by lighting a candelabra, eating potato pancakes and jelly donuts. Yum. We’re taught that Chanukah is a celebration of the “miracle of the oil” when one vial of oil lasted for 8 days, on the Hebrews reclaiming of Solomon’s Temple.