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At a loss for words... but not that one.

Lets fucking hope not.

After much deliberation as to which anticonvulsant I’d be trying for the neuropathic type pain going on I settled on Topamax. Not because it’s list of side effects are any shorter or sweeter than other options but because of the lesser occurrences of  anxiety related ones (we all remember how the amatryptaline attempt turned out) and the added bonus of migraine prevention being a main use for the drug. 419 more words

FQ Toxicity Featured in The Healing Pain Summit

I had the honor of being interviewed by Dr. Joe Tatta, DPT, CNS, for the Healing Pain Summit. In our interview, we discussed how fluoroquinolones can cause chronic pain and disability. 507 more words

Taking Responsibility For Our Own Health...even small changes in our diet could make a big difference to how we feel. Do you eat enough fruit?

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I am really trying to improve my diet and see if I can start to feel better.  Nothing that I do seems to make any difference, but I am not giving in!   420 more words

Depression

Feeding your brain with the right nutrients is Vital..

Well, as promised, here is my update on the natural depression remedy…( see earlier post). When I decided to try this I was feeling hopeless.  But reluctant to start on yet more medication, I thought what have I got to lose? 132 more words

Living within your Limits and Acceptance...Learning to Let go...How we can find fulfilment in the simple things...

Hello friends and welcome to my little corner of cyberspace.  The photo above is of Phoebe, my recently acquired rescue dog.  She has actually rescued me.   755 more words

Functional Medicine Options for Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy

What is Neuropathy?

Peripheral neuropathy consists of bodily characteristics that result from broken or diseased nerves that normally carry messages from the brain to and from the body. 345 more words

Neuropathy

Mental illness? How do I know when I need help? Who should I ask?

These are questions going around in my head this morning.  I don’t feel ‘right’.  I have been like this before. I went to the Doctor and got help…anti-depressants & talking therapy, free art classes. 329 more words