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Before You Ask, This Is Why I'm Not Smiling

Michele Kleinmann | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Michele Kleinmann

I know there are a lot of people like me out there -- people who look "normal" but are suffering from intense pain -- whether physical or emotional. So before you make a sarcastic comment to a stranger on the subway, just remember that you never know what they're going through.

I Suffer From Erythromelalgia, And It Feels Like I'm Burning Alive

Melissa Curley Bogner | Posted 04.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Melissa Curley Bogner

The pain feels and looks like a scorching fire inside the limbs. I'd jump up and down on one leg in a blazing desert while eating live crickets if a doctor said it would cure me.

Lawmaker: 'Medical Marijuana Saved My Life'

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.23.2013 | Los Angeles

L.A. Councilman Bill Rosendahl's cancer is in remission -- and he credits medical marijuana for this. Wednesday, in a blog post on The Huffington Post...

Coming out of the (Cannabis) Closet

Bill Rosendahl | Posted 05.21.2013 | Los Angeles
Bill Rosendahl

I walking more freely and faster without assistance. I can sit longer than five minutes without pain. I'm getting pretty close to feeling like the old Bill Rosendahl.

Aging at Home? To Take It in Stride, Play Footsie!

Rachel Adelson | Posted 06.29.2013 | Fifty
Rachel Adelson

May brings awareness of three important medical conditions that can involve the feet and are associated with age: arthritis (National Arthritis Awareness Month), osteoporosis (National Osteoporosis Awareness Month), and neuropathy, which often stems from diabetes.