This February, I had the pleasure to be the guest speaker for APPA the Atlanta Post-Polio Association support group at the Shepherd Center. I was impressed by the general good attitude my audience had with regards to their health, yet I was acutely aware of the physical manifestations polio has on someone‟s body throughout the years.
Stuck in traffic, I was reflecting on certain practice member, specifically her bravery in times of turmoil. Though the original reason for contacting me was quite ordinary, as I listened to her story, it became apparent how much more of her body/mind/soul was calling out for help. Here are a few thoughts that came to […]
According to a new Harvard study that followed 6,700 Britons from age 7 to 45, lifelong distress takes a greater health toll than being stressed in either childhood or adulthood. In the unlikely event that one would endure distress during just one period, childhood is the most vulnerable time. Biomedical scientists and brain researchers have […]