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My Mom Thought Medicines Were Evil

My Mom Thought Medicines Were Evil

Hey, I’m Chris, I’m 16 and my mom thought I was a rebellious teenager. You know why I was “rebelling”? Because she wouldn’t let me use any traditional medicine or get vaccinated. Wow, I’m such a rebel! But she doesn’t think that anymore, because I proved her wrong. Okay, so here’s the deal. When I […]

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How I Deal with Chronic Pain

How I Deal with Chronic Pain

M: Hi ducky. S: Good morning, my love. M: So guys M: Had a real rough night last night. Did not sleep well at all. Just had a lot of body pain and… I told Simon today that I really want to make this video because I keep telling you guys about building a ladder, […]

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JAMA Internal Medicine Study Links Chronic Pain and Dementia

JAMA Internal Medicine Study Links Chronic Pain and Dementia

Chronic pain is an epidemic in the US, but this study, appearing in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests that the consequences of chronic pain may extend beyond quality of life issues. Researchers led by Elizabeth Whitlock at UCSF examined data from the Health and Retirement Study, a longitudinal survey study of just over 10,000 older adults. […]

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People Didn’t Believe My Mental Illness

People Didn’t Believe My Mental Illness

– She basically called me a quitter. – One guy, just told me that he just didn’t believe. – It was kind of so dismissive and I felt super embarrassed for confronting a doctor about it. I have anxiety, panic-disorder and a mild hint of OCD. It sounds a lot like a cocktail, when I […]

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