Category Archives: HEALTH MATTERS

HORMONE THERAPY AND BLOOD CLOTS

I started this blog because I am a big believer in taking charge of your own health and making sure you know and understand what your doctor is prescribing and why.  I have come across many doctors who are more … Continue reading

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HOW NOT TO SAY THE WRONG THING

The following was posted in the Los Angeles Times on April 7th, 2013 by Susan Silk and Barry Goldman: It works in all kinds of crises – medical, legal, even existential. It’s the ‘Ring Theory’ of kvetching. The first rule … Continue reading

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FROM FIBROMYALGIA TO A PULMONARY EMBOLISM AND BACK (I needed to vent)

I went to bed last night in so much pain I was fighting back tears.  I don’t remember the last time I had a flair-up this bad.  I was blaming the weather. I live in Canada so another snow storm … Continue reading

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SIX FOOD AND MEDICATION COMBINATIONS TO AVOID

The following I feel is some important information to know to get the most benefits from your medications.  This was written by Natasha Turner**, ND in Chatelaine on Thursday December 6th, 2012: Not surprisingly the combination of certain foods and … Continue reading

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10 MOST PAINFUL DISEASES

Having started this blog about Fibromyalgia which is one of the most painful diseases you can have, I came across a list of the Top 10 most Painful Diseases on MagneticTherapyFacts.org.  This list was compiled by using Pain scales like … Continue reading

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