Oh, February, guardian of the gate between ice and thaw,
you scamper in with promises and leave before your time.
February may be the shortest month, but it carries weight. It is a time to celebrate love and presidents, hearts and history. Red is the color of the hour. Campaigns are waged for women’s cardiac health, a reminder that women’s heart problems have not always been treated with the same concern as men’s. Often, our complaints were dismissed, our insistence that something was wrong ignored. Finally, this month, there is overt recognition of the need for awareness and a different approach to women’s health issues.
February is also the month to celebrate Presidents, to recall the honorable service of […]