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Chiropractic Injury, Part 2: Saturday

Hi again everyone,

So, first of all– thank you so much for all of your kind comments and well-wishes.  It really means a lot to me to know people care and also to know my message is getting out! 1,272 more words

Chronic Illness

THE PAIN PARADOX from “Trauma Sensitive Mindfulness”. Part 2

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Yet doctors were also open to the idea. Each of them had patients they couldn’t cure and who were resistant to conventional treatment approaches. 177 more words

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THE PAIN PARADOX from “Trauma Sensitive Mindfulness”. Part 1

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There is one more idea in Buddhism and MBSR that shapes our orientation to mindfulness: the notion that our avoidance of suffering can exacerbate it. 158 more words

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Post Bank Holiday

Those of you who don’t follow me on social media, will be unaware that on Friday last week I was struck down by a horrible head cold / virus. 434 more words

EDS

Prednisone, an Anniversary and Awareness

I’ve been wanting to do a blog for a while now but have been struggling to come up with the words. I typically am very positive and optimistic and am fighting to get that back. 525 more words

Lupus

Chronically Strong

A lot of the stigma surrounding chronic illness, of any kind, paints a picture of weakness. Like the picture above, sometimes strength is relative to the situation. 532 more words

Blogging

Talking pain ~ video series

Together with Pete of The Pain Toolkit, I have been talking pain. This is a simple way of getting across the key messages about pain in bite-sized videos. 604 more words

Chronic Pain