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(micro) Managing

One of the things I have struggled with since being diagnosed is my, what some might call, my control issues. (Think the National Car Rental commercial “I’m not a control freak, more of a control enthusiast.”). 882 more words


Suggestions please?

So today was the final of three hypnotherapy sessions for my agoraphobia. I paid for these sessions privately as I wanted to receive them as quickly as possible. 211 more words

Mental Health

Ulcer Treatment

When I first developed my venous leg ulcers, I started going to my local health centre, but as time went on, I went to a hospital and they treated them more better as they were more ‘experimental’ in the dressings they used. 190 more words


49-year Old Former Athlete Regains Activity after Cartilage Allograft Surgery

If it wasn’t for Dr. Cole and his fabulous team – Kyle, Natalie and Mukesh, I would not be where I am today. I am PAIN FREE and able to exercise, play volleyball, softball, tennis, spin classes and even CrossFit. 270 more words


Pennsylvania offers help for gambling addiction

To recognize March as National Problem Gambling Awareness Month, the state departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) and Agriculture have teamed with the Pennsylvania Lottery and the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) to promote resources intended to help individuals with a gambling addiction. 708 more words


Destiny script treatment

I’ve created a short script treatment for my Destiny story, ‘Unceremonious Sunshowers’ – it’s over on the Screen page. I’m still finalising the short story itself, but I thought it would be a useful exercise to see how I could port it into a treatment. And it was!



Must active swallowing therapy or speech therapy be initiated all the time?

The answer is NO.

Most patients have the perception that when they see or being referred to a speech therapist, they must receive some form of active treatment that involves active exercises. 309 more words