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Childhood Abuse Affects Genes and Health into Adulthood

Childhood abuse and trauma produce hormonal & gene changes that affect children into adulthood. The linked article is a wonderfully clear explanation about some current research being conducted on stress hormones.  74 more words

Somatic Coaching

Pop Quizzes

I had no reason to be worried about the not-so pop quiz scheduled for my 1 o’clock class, I still had this nagging worrying feeling. I read over the material again at 9:30, a half hour before my first class of the day and well over 4 hours until the pop quiz itself. 789 more words


The Demon Inside

Okay, I’ve got a confession.  Tumbleweed and I love watching “Supernatural.”  And if you don’t know what that is… you should.  It’s a really dark series about two brothers who hunt, well, demons and any other unsavory creatures.  449 more words


Migraines: Not just a headache

When you have migraines, other people can relate to you, because they’ve usually had a headache in the past. But a migraine is more than a headache. 568 more words

Product Review: Axon Optics Glasses

It has been a while since I won a pair of sunglasses from Axon Optics and Michael Fernandez at MigraineDiscussions.com. This company makes glasses for migraine sufferers or for anyone with a sensitivity to light such as someone who is at a computer screen all day. 508 more words

Chronic Pain


My mom and my neurologist are discussing my headaches and I’m left mostly out of the conversation. Still being underaged, I’m old enough to be annoyed that he discusses my treatment with my mother and annoyed that he dumbs down a lot of what he says to me. 113 more words


It's Been A Rough Week

It’s been a week since I posted and I really do intend to post more often. When I’m in the midst of a migraine I can’t seem to think very clearly nor look at a screen for very long, hence my lack of posting. 1,253 more words

Elimination Diet