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Suffering and Dying with a Purpose

Written by Jeremy Kee

Recently while walking down Bath House Row in Hot Springs, Arkansas with two friends of mine, nurses both, I found myself involved in a conversation regarding the matter of assisted suicide, personified by the recent case of Ms. 1,462 more words


Rate Your Pain

This past weekend, I was asked to rate my pain.  This question has always perplexed me.  Pain is so personal and everyone has a different tolerance.   510 more words

Chronic Illness

Changes in Migraine Treatments

A recent article in neurology now magazine, explains differences between the way migraines have been treated in the last 30 years and how they are being treated now. 311 more words

Chronic Headache

Slight Rant (you've been warned)

Our current season in life is transition. There’s no better way to explain it. But because of all of the transitions we are in, I am forced, unwillingly, to be faced with a certain type of person on a daily basis. 350 more words

Chronic Pain

The Best Kind of Tired

This has been quite the week.

We have started moving things around in our house so that Kay’s kids and Emma have a room whenever they stay here. 220 more words

Mental Illness

How to Be Your Own Advocate

When I was in my late teens and early 20’s, I saw a lot of doctors before being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, Endometriosis and a slew of spine issues. 587 more words


Drug-Related HIV Outbreak Spurs Nationwide Alert

By Steven Reinberg
HealthDay Reporter

FRIDAY, April 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) — With narcotic painkiller abuse now linked to 142 cases of HIV in rural Indiana, U.S. 587 more words

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