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"A German Diary" By Regine Dubono
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This is an account of a NY theatrical troupe performance of two plays by German-American playwright Nomi Rubel in 16 Universities in the summer of 1961. All of this viewed through the lenses of a... More > young bride, pregnant and with OCD. Surprisingly entertaining and enriching.< Less
1987, Sleeping Beauty Vol 2 By Regine Dubono
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Day by day in 1987 Dubono recounts her visits to her daughter and their interactions. She notes her ups and down and how dramatically her condition improves when given antibiotics for an ear ache. ... More > Full of observations. In particular Dubono dscovers that she herself was an autistic child, who had but one friend, and compulsively washed her hands all day. Only then there was no such medical condition and of course without treatment but the support of her family, without drugs she had overcome her condition.< Less
"Fever" 40 days in the Hospital By Regine Dubono
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Dorothy's husband goes to the hospital, with a high fever, fainting and lack of appetite. The notes taken at her husband's bedside is a document that adds to the literature of the Patient Safety... More > Organizations (PSOs.) The hospital team takes 5 weeks to arrive at a diagnosis. Various members of the team repeat the dangerous or invasive testing. Their obsessive search for a diagnosis bends on OCD. Zeal for diagnosis has replaced the passion, for healing. And in the end Dubono drops a bombshell suggesting their final diagnosis to be wrong. She reports first hand observations about our health care system, and suggests how to reverse this alarming trend of patients dying due to medical errors, that arise from the hospital culture's industrial based mode of management which has no place in medicine in the Information Age we are in.< Less
1987, Sleeping Beauty Vol 2 By Regine Dubono
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Day by day in 1987 Dubono recounts her visits to her daughter and their interactions. She notes her ups and down and how dramatically her condition improves when given antibiotics for an ear ache. ... More > Full of observations. In particular Dubono dscovers that she herself was an autistic child, who had but one friend, and compulsively washed her hands all day. Only then there was no such medical condition and of course without treatment but the support of her family, without drugs she had overcome her condition.< Less
Sleeping Beauty Isn't a Fairy Tale, or How Mental Illness Stole My Child,A Memoir By Regine Dubono
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The story recounts the life of a curator trying to juggle her career with home life when one child has a severe emotional illness. but it is also a documentary of the art life she brought to a small... More > college in Passaic County, New Jersey and has a lot to say about how art can revitalize a city, and help one overcome the stress of daily life and in particular the pain and torment caused by having a mentally ill child in the family.< Less
Fever of Unknown Origin By Regine Dubono
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This is based on a true story about a senior patient entering the hospital for fainting, high fever and loss of appetite. It is a documentary of life in the hospital seen from the viewpoint of a wife... More > attending her husband for nearly two months.< Less
Sleeping Beauty Isn't a Fairy Tale By Regine Dubono
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This book describes the experience of taking care of an adolescent with mental illness while coordinating art shows at a College Galleries. (PCC) In particular art by WPA artists at the occasion of... More > the 50th anniversary of the WPA program. (Governement subsidy of the artists under the great depression in the Roosevelt area)< Less
The One Who Makes Me Forget By Regine Dubono
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A widow of seventy falls in love at first sight with a 60 year old man. This is their romance. It is full of poetry and thoughts about health care, and farmi
Fever, FUO, a diary By Regine Dubono
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"Fever" is the saga of a Medicare patient hospitalization for a fever of Unknown Origin. Details makes it a documentary about "medical errors&misdiagnosis." When Joshua... More > Pelham refused to eat or drink, his wife tried to entice him to eat, but when he had a very high fever and several episodes of fainting, she felt obligated to seek help and took him to the hospital. After two months in the hospital undergoing many invasive tests & Ct-scans to diagnose his illness (FUO)Joshua passed away, leaving his wife devastated. She had stayed by his bed and taken notes about his condition, meds and whatever was happening. Once home, in her terrible grief she reviewed her notes to try to make sense out of her husband's death. These notes became the content of this book. When she analyzed the events, she was startled by the number of avoidable medical errors, omissions & neglect that precipitated Joshua's demise. Her account should set the trend for repairing patient safety and quality of care.< Less
"Belated Love Letters to My Husband", A primer in the art of Mourning a Loved One By Regine Dubono
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These are love letters from a wife to her dead husband, to try to hang on to him for a while and let him know in her grief how much he meant to her and how he impacted the lives of those around him... More > positively including her own. In doing this, she pours her heart out to him, and also forges new strength to embolden her to go on with her life. A primer for recent widows and widowers or anyone in grief after losing a loved one. This recounting of the lifestyle she now leads as a single woman makes it a documentary of contemporary life of senior singles in America today. For she tackles every event she encounters from a grand daughter's High school graduation to New Year's eve and the temptation to kiss a stranger just because it's New Year's Eve. She also deals with health care and ER's and the homeless of many single disabled or unemployed persons, one of which at least she shelters for a while. Helping another person helps her out of her solitude and loneliness while providing some comfort.< Less