Have you celebrated anything recently? We know that’s hard to do nowadays because of what the world is going through. But this grandma from Indiana just celebrated her 100th birthday, and has another reason to rejoice – she just survived the coronavirus! This grandmother is tenacious; she has lived through a war, survived cancer, and
When 103-year-old Jennie Stejna won against COVID-19, the nursing home staff at Life Care Center of Wilbraham helped the grandma celebrate with her favorite beverage – an ice-cold Bud Light. The Massachusetts woman is the first resident in the facility to contract the virus and the first one there to beat it. Her health battle
They say there’s no greater force in this world than real love. While the idea may seem far-fetched to some, we encounter real-life stories now and then proving there’s truth in it. Finding your forever love and beating all the odds sounds like a fairytale – one that most of us can only dream of.
How far will you go for love? This real estate agent who helped an elderly man just found out ‘how far’. 93-year-old Mike Cain went out of his way to go to a local 99-cent store for an urgent quest—to buy Hershey’s chocolate bars. You might be asking why Cain was risking his life in
Wearing different fashion outfits: this is how 91-year-old Betty McDonalds keeps herself entertained while being quarantined at home. It is tough for everyone to stay at home during this difficult time because of boredom. Some may think that there’s not a lot they can do at home apart from watching TV and doing household chores.
March 9, 2020—it was Monday when Cami Neidigh received a call from the Washington State Hospital where Geneva Wood, her 90-year-old mother, was admitted while recovering from COVID-19. Wood refused the use of a ventilator. The phone call told her that her mom has a high chance of dying within 24 hours. Cami and her
A dog given up for adoption did not only find a new home but also found his favorite person. Cheddar, a beautiful, Golden Retriever had a good life with his family for 8 years. However, when his owner was diagnosed with cancer, they had no choice but to give him up for adoption. They apparently
At 85 years old, legendary actress Judi Dench just made history as the oldest person ever to grace the cover of British Vogue. The title was previously held by Jane Fonda, who made the cover at age 81 for the magazine’s “Non-Issue” issue in 2019. The Oscar-winning actor is featured on the front page of
Angelina Friedman is a “superhuman” centenarian. After escaping the 1918 Spanish Flu and overcoming miscarriages, cancer, internal bleeding, sepsis, and miscarriages throughout her incredible life, the 101-year-old woman just defeated COVID-19. Angelina Sciales (now Friedman) was born in 1918 during the second wave of the Spanish Flu. It’s not believed that the newborn contracted the
Back in 2017, 66-year-old Meredith Stannard was nearing retirement. Many others her age would sell their houses and move into a retirement community. But she and her partner had another plan. They knew they wanted to downsize, and they did it the best way possible – by living in a ‘granny pod’ in her daughter’s
To say that this grandfather has been through a lot in his long life is an understatement. At 107 years old, Rudolph ‘Rudi’ Heider of Chesterfield, Missouri, has lived through the Spanish Flu, the Great Depression, the Second World War, and most recently, the coronavirus. After weeks of battling the deadly virus while quarantined at
Ever since COVID-19 has shattered the world’s headlines and sauntered past countries from all the continents, the world has experienced changes that will forever be etched in our history. The pandemic has toppled economies and disrupted societies. With each passing day, more cases are reported. And a big chunk in the number of casualties is