With this surgical operation to fix the Hernia; Uncle8888 confirmed this thinking as below: With Uncle8888's eyes wide open with an unhurried mind; what he actually saw and got him thinking and thinking ... What is physically external to our body; we can do something preventive to at least slow down the weakness; but what is internal in our body; we can't really do much. Even with stronger financial resources; it doesn't really help. Our organ and tissues inside our body. Our mind - Dementia!!! Scary thought! Doctor told him that it is hard to pin-point the root cause of his Hernia. It could be due to his earlier than expected aging of tissues; his daily pull-up; sit-up; leg-up exercise; carrying of heavier weight or due to the two weeks of chronic cough before he began to notice something was not right. The difficulty of detection of abnormality when there is no pain present to sound an alarm.
I am 60+ yrs old uncle living in HDB heartland who has retired @ 60 on 30 Sep 2016.
I have been doing long-term investing and short-term trading in Singapore stock market only since Jan 2000 and now becoming full-time retail investor. So I am that Panda or Koala in the investment world; but I am still surviving well in the wild.
I have two sons and one daughter; two working adult children and the youngest son is currently in his 1st year SUTD.
I am currently executing my Three Taps solution model to maintain sustainable retirement income for life till 2038
Last updated: 16 Oct 2016
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