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Do You Worry About Being Sick When You Get Older, Like What Happened To My Dad?


"I wish it could all go to HELL!"

My dad was sick. VERY sick. Several years ago, he had been diagnosed with cancer.

We had left yet another doctor's appointment and I was taking him home.

While driving on a winding country road, we passed a large tobacco field.

My father looked out the passenger window and SCREAMED, "I wish it could all go to HELL!"

Dad had been a smoker. He had quit well over twenty years ago. But the damage had been done.

He now had difficulty breathing and had been on oxygen for eight years.

He always had a tube in his nose, which was connected to a breathing machine.

There were also green oxygen tanks in the house, in case the power went out.

No longer able to work, my father STRUGGLED to do the things we take for granted, such as get out of a chair or go to the bathroom.

What hurt him the most was not being able to play with his grandchildren.

Eventually, he could not walk up the stairs to his bedroom. So he started sleeping downstairs in the den on the couch.

Before too long, they replaced that couch with a hospital bed. A Hospice nurse was there now too.

One day Mom was in the kitchen. All of a sudden, she heard Dad GASPING for air.

She ran into the den and saw him STARING at the ceiling.

She yelled, "Breathe, Paul! BREATHE!"

The next thing she knew, my dad was gone.

Early that evening, I received a phone call from my mother.

"I guess you know why I'm calling."

"Why?" I replied, though I already knew the answer.

"Your father has passed away."


In high school, my dad was an All-American football player.

He took his health for granted.

He never DREAMED he would be sick and disabled one day.

How about you? Do you think the same way about your health?

How I Discovered Nutrition Matters 

I have a good friend named Janice Gravely. By all rights, she should be pushing up daisies.

By the time she was seventy-five years old, Mrs. Gravely had several diseases that often go along with advanced years.

In fact her health was SO bad, her family considered getting a full-time nurse.

Then one day a friend educated her about health and nutrition.

So Mrs. Gravely changed her diet and added BarleyLife® to her daily routine.

Gradually, she turned her health around - and never did get that nurse.

Today she is ninety-six years old and still going STRONG. This is her story.




Janice Gravely is a UCLA graduate and international speaker. She is author of the book, "Won't Somebody Help Me!", a biography of how she miraculously crash landed, after her husband died at the controls of their airplane - one she did not know how to fly. Her story was heard on Paul Harvey and published in Reader's Digest, Guideposts, and numerous other publications.



Janice Gravely at her art exhibit

How My Wife Discovered Nutrition Matters

In 1991, through a routine eye exam, my wife discovered she was nearsighted. She had to wear glasses to drive a car, go to a movie or watch a ball game.

A few years later, after we were married, Laura started juicing and taking BarleyLife®.

Then one morning, while driving to work, everything was blurry. Laura thought her eyesight had gotten worse.

When she took off her glasses, to her SURPRISE, she could perfectly see.

It’s been eighteen years now and she still does not need to wear glasses.

Do You Believe Nutrition Matters?

Do you believe the way you look and feel the last twenty to fifty years of your life, depends on your lifestyle, as well as the nutrition you consume throughout your ENTIRE life?

Are you doing everything you can to avoid being sick when you get older?

To find out more about how the right nutrition can make a BIG difference in your health, Click Here.

P.S. Because of what happened to my dad, on a regular basis I read about health and nutrition.

I was SHOCKED to discover, according to recent statistics, 7 out of 10 people will die of heart disease, cancer or stroke. You may be one of them.

Will you beat the odds?

To learn more about how to put the odds for good health in your favor, Click Here.

Testimonials should not be construed as representing results everybody can achieve. BarleyLife® is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Results may vary per person.