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My Painful Journey Through Back Pain and Neuropathy...

Hi, my name is Christina, and welcome to my blog.

Ever since I can remember, I’ve had back pain. It seems like it’s been a part of my life forever.  259 more words


The New iFrontier

The iFrontier: Near Horizons

Figure 1. Dominican Priest, Philosopher, Mathematician, & Cosmologist Giordano Bruno

Some 362 years after the Italian Dominican friar and astrologist Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) was burned at the stake as the last victim of the  Inquisition, for claiming that stars were just distant suns and that the universe was infinite and could have no celestial body at its center, a young American President opened the New Frontier of space exploration to American ingenuity, science, engineering, technology and mathematics with a bold intention to land human beings on the moon before the end of the Decade of the 1960s. 741 more words

Simply Well

So close yet so far 

So yeah. It’s Tuesday. I had a workshop to get out of he way at work which was totally stressing me out but it’s finally over now. 1,065 more words

Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Chronic Pain As It's Own Disease

Pain is typically considered to be a symptom of an injury, disease or condition; it is simply the transmission of information through nerves about damage to the body. 363 more words

Chronic Illness

The Causes and Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy in Paramus, NJ

Peripheral neuropathy is a medical condition caused by the malfunction of nerves in the body. This may be due to an injury, infection, or an inherited illness or disorder. 76 more words



Pronunciation: par-uh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh

Etymology: from the Greek para (“beside”, i.e., abnormal) and aisthesia (“sensation”)

Paresthesia is an abnormal or inappropriate sensation of burning, tingling, tickling, or pain in an area of skin, body part, or organ. 185 more words

Neuro Words For Nerds

New Blood Tests Diagnose Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Gastrointestinal disorders are common among those affected by diabetes. Diabetes is a systemic disease that may affect many organ systems, and GI tract is no exception. 155 more words