How would we explain an independent body? Pool is too small for laps (photo: Cheryl Noel) How would we explain an independent body? A body free of the need from chronic medical attention. An incurable disease is one thing. Lifetime neglect is entirely different. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.