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Epic fail, one pound weights, and a few tears.  

So after trying both powers at once (one for nutrition and one for healing my digestive system), I noticed one was making me sick. (Of course my stomach being my stomach had to react) my doctor had me stop them to see which one was the instigator. 492 more words

Chronic Illness

Acupuncture 2 – my Acupuncture experience in the US vs. in China

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Several years ago I experienced shoulder pain after a car accident. My primary care doctor at the Cleveland Clinic tried different things but I was not getting better. 1,170 more words

six ways that craniosacral therapy facilitates brain health

Want to support your brain, that precious part of you without which you wouldn’t function? Craniosacral Therapy is wonderful for one of our favorite organs. In… 441 more words


Living Well with Chronic Arthritis

Good self care is critical to living with chronic arthritic conditions. Arthritis involves painful inflammation of various joints of the body.  It can be caused by Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Lupus or other chronic illnesses.  333 more words


Calm down - how to be a skeptic

Being healthy is very straight forward – don’t smoke, stay out of the sun, eat a balanced diet with lots of fruit and vegetables, and get some exercise.   250 more words


Naturopath - not the man of my dreams

So I went and saw a naturopath shortly after my diagnosis.  I had high hopes for dietary changes I could make or supplements I could take to work in conjunction with the interferon.   412 more words