With new awareness of chronic pain and its impact on the physical, financial, and emotional health of the U.S., there is more and more information available to chronic pain patients interested in self-education. The challenge becomes finding reliable, trustworthy resources to broaden your knowledge base without overwhelming or discouraging you.
When we talk about bloggers we love, often the tone is light-hearted and inspirational. We specifically focus on those blogs and bloggers who openly provide a burst of inspiration in their work. It is important that we offer those suffering from depression a ray of hope, a bit of understanding,
They connect us to more information than we could consume in a thousand lifetimes, make it possible to navigate the globe without a map, and carry all of our money without rattling coins. In many ways, cell phones make our lives faster, easier, and more efficient. But with such widespread
The sale of gluten free products has risen by 34% in each of the five years from 1999 to 2014. While analysts predict that this will slow somewhat over time, this is a clear indication that what might have been termed a “fad” – gluten free eating – has become
Jules Shepard of Gluten-Free Life wasn’t trying to start a revolution. Shepard started out as an attorney with mysterious symptoms before finally receiving a celiac diagnosis in 1999. Her journey to wellness led to a company based on making gluten-free baking delicious and easy. This is why she is one
It seems incongruous to associate sweets with diabetes. After all, sweets may be a thing of the past when diagnosed with diabetes. One blogger somehow manages to take the bitterness of a diabetes diagnosis and make it just a little more palatable with humor, candor, and a ton of information.
Chronic pain is confusing. It can be hard to pin down foods or activities that trigger pain, difficult to tell if a medication had any effect, and overwhelming when your physician asks how you’ve been feeling. This is why a lot of medical professionals recommend journaling to keep track of
Medicine today is astounding, especially when compared to how little doctors could do a mere 100 years ago. The advances in medical treatment are largely due to the improvement of medical testing procedures. Doctors and specialists can examine blood and tissue samples, watch imaging studies of the organs as they
If you enjoy cooking healthy food to keep yourself feeling your best, you’ll love Prevention RD. This blogger’s motto is, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” and she follows that motto by focusing on healthy meals. Prevention RD is run by a Registered Dietitian (RD) named
Since back pain is one of the most widespread pain conditions in the world, it should be no surprise that there are a lot of devices and products designed to help manage back pain. More devices are being designed and tested every day. Kickstarter is a website that allows people