Archive for Health Rising

“If You Had a Hammer” – What Would You Do? A Health Rising Inquiry

"If I had a hammer, I'd hammer in the morning, I'd hammer in the evening, All over this land" Pete Seeger and Lee Hays People with chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia are by definition limited in how much they can do. Many are too limited to take on anything extra. Others have some energy Read more [...]

The Health Rising ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Forums Are Here!

It's finally happened. The Health Rising ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Forums are open for business. We (Stavya and I) actually started working on them well over a year ago. Why did it take so long? We scoured the market for ways to improve the Forums and settled on some add on's that Read more [...]

Health Rising Looks Back and Forward : Our Yearly Update

Traffic 2014 was a very good year for Health Rising.  We put out well over two hundred blogs.  Web traffic went up about 70% and we're averaging over 4,000 page views a day. Over 5,000 people now subscribe to the blog. Without people reading and participating on the blogs this website Read more [...]

Five Dollar Recurring Donation Challenge for Health Rising

Health Rising has had a good year. Traffic has almost doubled and our subscriptions have more than doubled. We've published almost 400 blogs since Health Rising started in December 2012.  Just in the past month  or so some of the blogs we've published include A Mystery No Longer: the Read more [...]

The Fibromyalgia Treatment Group Sponsors Health Rising – An Interview with Cindy Sparling on a Natural Approach to FM

Health Rising is very glad to announce the Fibromyalgia Treatment Group is our third corporate sponsor. Like so many ME/CFS and FM efforts, the Fibromyalgia Treatment Group's work was  triggered by a personal experience with FM: Cindy Sparling, the President of the FTG, came down with Fibromyalgia Read more [...]

Health Rising Rises With Prohealth’s Making a Difference Campaign

Sick with ME/CFS Rich Carson started Prohealth out of his laundry room in 1988 in order to bring lower cost supplements to patients. Prohealth has always been more than a business, though. I found that out when I worked with Rich on his Campaign for a Fair Name to replace chronic fatigue syndrome Read more [...]

Looking Back and Looking Forward: Health Rising Begins New Era in 2014

Taking Stock - A Year Later About a year ago Health Rising rose out of the ashes (:)) and began.  Two hundred and twenty blogs and over 200,000 visitors and 720,000 pageviews later, we can say it's a pretty darn good year. Traffic has steadily risen over time and we expect that to continue. 2014 ME/CFS Read more [...]

Black Friday, the Holidays, Prohealth, IGiving and More – Support Health Rising By Shopping Online

PROHEALTH The only nutritional support company created by someone with chronic fatigue syndrome/fibromyalgia, we're very happy to be affiliated with Prohealth. Founded by an ME/CFS patient, Rich Carson, Prohealth has dedicated 10% of its profits to ME/CFS support for decades, and this year Prohealth's Read more [...]