Is Grit and Resilience Real? And How Do You Get It? – WebMD

https://www.webmd.com/mental-health/news/20211022/how-to-get-grit?ecd=wnl_cbp_103021&ctr=wnl-cbp-103021_promo_link_3 WEBMD HEALTH NEWS Is Grit and Resilience Real? And How Do You Get It? By Lambeth HochwaldShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on PinterestSaveEmail Oct. 22, 2021 — While you may hear the words “grit” and “resilience” bandied about a lot, it turns out that both are personality traits that can be critically important in helpingContinue reading “Is Grit and Resilience Real? And How Do You Get It? – WebMD”

CRPS Awareness Month – November 2021

It’s CRPS Awareness Month! CRPS awareness month 2021 has finally started! Throughout November we will be sharing facts and information about CRPS across our social media channels, we also have our 7th annual national CRPS Conference on 21 November and don’t forget our Silent Auction in aid of Burning Nights CRPS Support.What’s Going On in November?Beril, are youContinue reading “CRPS Awareness Month – November 2021”

How Chronic Illness Has Turned My Life into a Relentless Cycle – The Tower Princess – The Mighty

Chronic Illness How Chronic Illness Has Turned My Life Into a Relentless Cycle Emma Hamilton  •  FollowMay 22, 2017 My chronic illness has turned my life into a tiring, relentless cycle of unproductive nothingness. I wake up and dread the day ahead. I eat my breakfast, which I am only eating so I don’t feel nauseous afterContinue reading “How Chronic Illness Has Turned My Life into a Relentless Cycle – The Tower Princess – The Mighty”

Slideshow: Physical Symptoms of Depression – WebMD

https://www.webmd.com/depression/ss/slideshow-physical-symptoms-depression?ecd=wnl_emw_101321&ctr=wnl-emw-101321_lead_cta&mb=X9BGobA7BYgwk8%2FQ26MRUWdEpmNqbUHL5ZWpoSEk9GU%3D Depression   Slideshows Slideshow: Physical Symptoms of Depression Medically Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari, MD on September 11, 2019 Sleep Problems 1/12 Depression can affect your body as well as your mind. Trouble falling or staying asleep is common in people who are depressed. But some may find that they get too much shut-eye. Chest Pain 2/12 It canContinue reading “Slideshow: Physical Symptoms of Depression – WebMD”

What It’s Like to Constantly Battle Yourself Against a Chronic Illness – The Mighty

Chronic Illness What It’s Like to Constantly Battle Yourself Against a Chronic Illness Taylor S  •  FollowMarch 29, 2020 As much as I fight so hard to be strong, sometimes I let my illnesses and emotions get the best of me. More often than I like to admit, I struggle with my illnesses defining me and myContinue reading “What It’s Like to Constantly Battle Yourself Against a Chronic Illness – The Mighty”

Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey

Good morning, everyone ~ Many thoughts are filling my mind at this early hour (2:00a.m.) on this first day of 2021’s October. From the pandemic to a lifetime of losses/gains, to what “home” really means. Like most others, I have lived in many places. A total of 16 dwellings, across 3 states, over a spanContinue reading “Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey”

Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey

Good morning, everyone ~ It could not have been better had Hollywood orchestrated the arrival — Autumn arrived and with apropos cooler/drier conditions. The climatic change has generated a delightful ripple-effect of “better”  ta-dah! No magic cure, however. I am still dealing with the back pain. Improved weather conditions simply makes the back pain a weeContinue reading “Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey”

When You Live in a Constant State of Pain – The Mighty

When You Live in a Constant State of Pain Tara Clifton  •  FollowNovember 5, 2018 Chronic pain is the most complex and difficult feeling to describe. It is my constant feeling. It is the same as asking someone to describe how breathing and blinking feels. It is less of a feeling, it is more of a stateContinue reading “When You Live in a Constant State of Pain – The Mighty”

Twenty-five ‘Scary’ Side-effects of Chronic Pain We Don’t Talk About – The Mighty

Chronic Pain 25 ‘Scary’ Side Effects of Chronic Pain We Don’t Talk About Paige Wyant  •  FollowNovember 5, 2018 As those who live with it know, chronic pain can result in so many more symptoms and side effects than “just” pain. Pain conditions can have an impact on just about every part of your life, thus provoking a wideContinue reading “Twenty-five ‘Scary’ Side-effects of Chronic Pain We Don’t Talk About – The Mighty”