Do You Use Your Illness as an Excuse for Your Temper?

Do You Use Your Illness as an Excuse for Your Temper?

It’s been a long day. Your chronic illness has been acting up, and you aren't feeling well. You’re in pain, or you’re exhausted, but it’s only 4:00 in the afternoon and you've still got so much more to … [Read more...]

How-You-Can-Use-Medical-Marijuana-to-Aid-Cervical-Spinal-Stenosis-s

How You Can Use Medical Marijuana to Aid Cervical Spinal Stenosis

The seven vertebrae running through the neck between the head and the chest make up the cervical spine, and cervical spinal stenosis is the narrowing of the spinal canal in this part of the … [Read more...]

Temporomandibular-Joint-Disorders-Guide-s

Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Guide

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint connecting the mandible, or lower jaw, to the temporal bone of the skull.  It is the hinge that allows the lower jaw to open and close and move from side … [Read more...]

Can-Emotional-Stress-Cause-Me-to-Be-Susceptible-to-Fibromyalgia-s

Can Emotional Stress Cause Me to Be Susceptible to Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a disease that’s shown to affect the body’s muscles and tissue. This causes continues nagging pain. In addition to the aching, fibromyalgia appears to simulate other diseases, this cau … [Read more...]

Stopping Neuropathy Pain before It Stops you

Stopping Neuropathy Pain before It Stops you

Neuropathy, also known as nerve pain feels like an electrical shock that shoots throughout your body. Sometimes it can be a stabbing pain or a tingling numbness in a person’s extremities. This pain’s u … [Read more...]

Can-My-Back-Pain-be-caused-by-Multiple-Sclerosis-s

Can My Back Pain be caused by Multiple Sclerosis?

Studies have shown that pain can affect mood, behaviors and activities. It can increase stress, fatigue and exacerbates diseases. Emotions, stress, fatigue, increased sensitivity, previous pain and … [Read more...]

The Best Supplements for Autoimmune Diseases

The Best Supplements for Autoimmune Diseases

Finding the right dietary supplements to help manage autoimmune disorders can be difficult. However, an effective dietary regime, including supplements, can be extremely helpful. What’s needed is r … [Read more...]

Learning-To-Laugh-At-The-Little-Things-With-Chronic-Illness-s

Learning To Laugh At The Little Things With Chronic Illness

Laughter is the best medicine.  This has been a principle of life for years.  There have been studies, both scientific and non-scientific, that have shown that a person who smiles gains benefits in l … [Read more...]

57 Ways to Encourage a Chronically Ill Friend

57 Ways to Encourage a Chronically Ill Friend

An illness can be considered chronic once it is long lasting and unlikely to be cured. This can include conditions from asthma and diabetes to HIV, cancer and worse in severity. Your friend may be on … [Read more...]

What is the Hardest Part of Living with chronic pain

What is the Hardest Part of Living with chronic pain?

We strive to live a rewarding and fulfilling life, hoping to find enjoyment every day.  Unfortunately, if you have a chronic illness it becomes difficult to remain positive as you handle your daily … [Read more...]