Ordeal and Surrender

I’m involuntarily taking you on a journey, the same one I’ve been on. It will wind, it will seem pointless at times, though I believe it’s worth it. Ordeal reveals naked truth. It comes through pure vulnerability and surrender. It’s all a …

Provider perspective on barriers to improved patient engagement

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I was thankfully able to catch the MEQAPI chat today, and I ran across the same problem that I typically do in these improving healthcare and patient involvement chats. Healthcare is a nasty and complicated …

Acclimation and Adapting

Earlier this month I realized that I had not really had much improvement in my symptoms after months of antibiotics, I had simply just acclimated to them. I think my fatigue has improved some, though when I looked at the full picture my condition had actually worsened. I had simply …

Pain, Trauma & the Brain: Be Mindful of the Whimsy

AAEAAQAAAAAAAARPAAAAJGFlNDliYjFlLTQwNzItNDUzOS1hZWY5LWQ3YTg1ZjAzMDBhNwUnless your Kimmie Schmidt, and you just got out of the bunker you haven’t escaped the craze of adult coloring, and how “mindful” has become the buzz word of the day. Kimmie Schmidt is actually pretty much the embodiment of Mindfulness, in fact …

What do “proven” treatment results mean?

I’ve actually been receiving Botox for Migraine since 12/14, and for me it works very well. The purpose of this article is that study design can be shady and/or flawed regardless of whether or not the treatment is effective.

With migraine studies types of sufferers are rarely separated into groups, …