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Me vs. Fibromyalgia -SPECIAL EDITION- Marshall Field V: 40 Years of Chronic Pain, a Lifetime of Success

Puja Rios | Posted 07.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Puja Rios

What do you think of when you hear the words, Marshall Field? The department store, The Chicago-Sun Times, the World Wildlife Fund or any of these Ame...

Invisible Pain: Why We Need To Have Empathy For Others

Carol Morgan | Posted 07.25.2016 | Women
Carol Morgan

Many times, we don't know when someone is in pain. Whether they are just simply not complaining about their hip or back pain, or they are putting on a happy face after a loved one dies and pretending everything is okay. People do that all the time.

Pain Keeping You Awake? Sleep Like This

The Huffington Post | Sarah Digiulio | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living

If you’re among the nearly 20 percent of people estimated to have chronic back pain, you know it’s not fun. One thing that might help relieve the ...

The Unusual Question That Can Help You Work Through Heartaches

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 07.15.2016 | OWN

When you’re faced with heartache, author and former pastor Rob Bell suggests asking yourself one admittedly weird question. Have you gotten in the h...

Me vs. Fibromyalgia: Part 7 -- 4 Relationship Saving Tips for Loved Ones of Chronic Pain Sufferers

Puja Rios | Posted 07.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Puja Rios

"Me vs. Fibromyalgia" is an in-depth, one-of-a-kind series designed to give readers and warriors affected by Fibromyalgia a comprehensive look into th...

How To Learn Life's Hardest Lessons Without Suffering Any Of The Pain

Matt Fore | Posted 07.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Fore

Dad was a no-nonsense kind of guy. When he said "Jump," I stayed in the air until he said I could come down. But he was fair. As for me and my brother...

Brexit, Psychology and What Next to Do

Hersh Shefrin | Posted 06.28.2016 | World
Hersh Shefrin

No matter what our reaction to the outcome of the Brexit referendum, whether distressed or elated, we need to understand the psychological backdrop underlying the sentiment for Brexit.

Me vs. Fibromyalgia: Part 6 -- What Happened When I Tried Something TOTALLY Different

Puja Rios | Posted 07.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Puja Rios

"Me vs. Fibromyalgia" is an in-depth, one-of-a-kind series designed to give readers and warriors affected by Fibromyalgia a comprehensive look into th...

We Are All Walking Wounds

Charmaine Belonio | Posted 06.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Charmaine Belonio

We can be each other's reason to be a better story even if good, better, and best are words that are way too strange from where we are right now.

How To Grow From Your Regrets

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

Sometimes, regret is a deadweight that we carry through life, slowing us down and making our shoulders ache. But other times, it turns into a kind of fuel; it propels rather than hinders, motivates rather than distracts.

Patience

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 06.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

Patience is the difference between young bucks and successful older athletes. My younger patients set fitness and performance goals and go after them...

The Joy Ride

Leona deVinne | Posted 06.17.2016 | Good News
Leona deVinne

Joy is different than happiness although they are closely related. Joy contains an aspect of happiness, but it is deeper rooted, rooted in the good earthy, visceral goodness that is available to all of us despite tragedy and pain.

Unhappy? Why Facing Pain Is Vital For Happiness

Margie Warrell | Posted 06.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Margie Warrell

Life can be painful. Tragedy can strike from nowhere. Friends betray our trust. Illness can take a toll. Markets crash (our wealth wiped out.) Busi...

Where Is God In Orlando?

Amy Crumpton | Posted 06.13.2016 | Religion
Amy Crumpton

My eleven year-old son and I started driving early Sunday morning, headed east, across Arkansas and Tennessee, in a state of summer bliss. While I spent time with a small group of writer friends, he would join his aunt in Memphis and make a trip to her farm in Mississippi.

Me vs. Fibromyalgia: Part 5 -- 5 Ways to Say Thank You to Your Partner (That Won't Hurt a Bit)

Puja Rios | Posted 06.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Puja Rios

"Me vs. Fibromyalgia" is a biweekly, one-of-a-kind series designed to give readers and warriors affected by Fibromyalgia a comprehensive look into the...

The Best Ways To Treat 5 Types Of Pain

O, The Oprah Magazine | Joann Pan | Posted 06.13.2016 | OWN

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Like A Girl

Zoha Qamar | Posted 06.06.2016 | Women
Zoha Qamar

The deep brown shade that glazed the wood was almost heavier than the door. It melted the light that snuck in via the stained glass of glittering gold and grassy green into hues and shadows that crashed by the waves of my shivering feet.

'I Healed My Chronic Pain Naturally in 8 Weeks'

Sonima.com | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonima.com

By: Pete Egoscue Watch episode eight of the new video series "Becoming Pain Free," to follow one man's journey in eliminating chronic pain naturally ...

The Power of Your Mindset in Healing Chronic Pain

Sonima.com | Posted 05.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonima.com

By: Pete Egoscue Watch episode seven of the new video series "Becoming Pain Free," to follow one man's journey in eliminating chronic pain naturally ...

Treating Pain in the Midst of an Opioid Epidemic

Healthline | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Healthline

Tina Levrant-Delgado has dealt with chronic pain for six years. What started as cramping in her calves progressed to her forearms, back, and into her neck. She's received numerous diagnoses, including compartment syndrome, fibromyalgia, and sciatica.

Me vs. Fibromyalgia: Part 4 -- 10 Do's and Dont's When Someone You Love Has a Flare Up

Puja Rios | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Puja Rios

"Me vs. Fibromyalgia" is a biweekly, one-of-a-kind series designed to give readers and warriors affected by Fibromyalgia a comprehensive look into the...

Is Botox the Answer to My Migraines?

Brett Gleason | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Brett Gleason

I got sent home from school with my first migraine at age 9, fairly sure my head was about to explode. The neurologist gave me an MRI, the eye doctor...

How the 'Patch' Workout Aids in Pain Relief

Sonima.com | Posted 05.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonima.com

By: Pete Egoscue Watch episode six of the new video series "Becoming Pain Free," to follow one man's journey in eliminating chronic pain naturally wi...

The Heart Breaks Open

Woo Du-An (AKA Rob Whitesides-Woo) | Posted 05.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Woo Du-An (AKA Rob Whitesides-Woo)

Truthfully, I can't claim to know when it's best to allow my heart to break all the way, or when I would be better off to abide within my protective reflexes. I sometimes can't tell when I am not ready to surrender or if feeling too much would be damaging

You Can Still Squat!

Leona deVinne | Posted 05.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Leona deVinne

How can this be happening to me? As I roll over to turn off my alarm to get up for boot camp I feel this excruciating pain tear through my upper back...