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HAWMC Day 19: Defeating Stress

Welcome to the Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge brought together by WEGO Health – a social network for all health activists.  Again, I am participating in the annual Writer’s Month Challenge in which I will be writing about my health activism and health condition based upon given prompts. 787 more words

Chronic Illness

Tony Hsieh self-management memo to Zappos employees | Business Insider

The online shoe-seller Zappos has been experimenting with a self-management organizational structure known as Holacracy for nearly two years.

But on April 30 the company plans to be fully manager-free, according to a company-wide memo CEO Tony Hsieh emailed late last month. 71 more words

News And Views


No manager in my memory has ever claimed he or she had a “Non-Open Door Policy”.  Claiming to have an open door policy is so automatic for most managers, announcing it rolls off their tongue soon after assuming almost any management position. 803 more words

Advice For Managers

Hereditary angioedema (HAE)—The path to diagnosis, treatment, and self-management

What is HAE?

HAE is a rare genetic and potentially life-threatening disease that affects the immune system.  Patients with HAE have problems with their C1-INH, a molecule that helps to prevent swelling throughout the body. 980 more words


The ONE Thing: Book Review

The ONE Thing was written by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan and first published in Great Britain in 2013 by John Murray Press, Hodder & Stoughton. 529 more words

Self Reflection

Deep Cuts

They sometimes don’t bleed right away, but once they do the severity begins to reveal itself. “Deep” implies more damage that’s harder to repair. Harder to even get to for repair. 102 more words


An allied health response to primary care for musculoskeletal aches and pains

For as long as I can remember, the joke about doctors saying “take two paracetamol and ring me in the morning” has been a pretty accurate reflection of reality – but no more perhaps? 1,010 more words

Chronic Pain