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Managing Chronic Hip Pain

Doctors often suggest that sufferers of chronic hip pain can manage their symptoms themselves in their own home. Still, it is a good idea to bring up the condition with your doctor to see what advice, therapies, medications and so on that your doctor suggests. 412 more words

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I had a long talk with psychologist today. I think we covered some good topics. I have homework for next week.

We are going to get into some emotions. 112 more words

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The Traveling Swing Play Set

In 1998, the eldest daughter purchased and had this swing play set erected in her backyard.  I said, “Oh, this is great for the grands.  Little did I know how much happiness and joy this swing play set would open my life up to. 404 more words

Relieving Elderly Aches & Pains

Aches and pains are part of getting older. But as a caregiver to an older person, seeing them in pain hurts you too. That’s why it’s important to know that… 460 more words

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My needs are important - making affirmations work

In this post I will be discussing how chronic pain and illness can create a disconnect between our mind and our body, and the role affirmations can play in bridging this gap. 858 more words

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Old Drug Gets New Use Fighting Fibromyalgia Pain

A small pilot study out of the Stanford University Medical Center which used low doses of an old drug called naltrexone seems to show that it may have new use fighting fibromyalgia pain. 449 more words

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Physical Therapy, An EEG, and Fibromyalgia

This is a really busy week for me.

I had physical therapy yesterday. It hurt like crazy. I did the standing bicycle peddle for your hands. 1,001 more words