"Without having to say I was in pain, or I didn’t feel good or I was tired, I could simply say I was out of marbles." - Melinda Malott
Chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia are difficult enough to understand for adults, but children are another story. Explaining why mom or dad can't do the things Read more [...]
“I think I have a meditation disability” Donna Jackson Nakazawa
Donna’s going to start her year of using mind/body techniques and acupuncture to return joy to her life (and hopefully improve her health) with an 8-week mindfulness-based-stress-reduction (MBSR) course.
First, though, she’s Read more [...]
“It’s an alp to climb, to see if we can combat this all with state of mind”
What do we know about Donna thus far? We know she was a very athletic mother and journalist before waking up one day paralyzed with a bout of Guillain-Barre syndrome. We know that she partially recovered, but that Read more [...]
The disclaimer says "This book is not intended as a substitute for medical care." and, of course, no book can substitute for a 'qualified clinician' but to put it bluntly, there's so much information in Erica Verillo's new chronic fatigue syndrome book it's hard to imagine that even the most well Read more [...]