Stress can be both a good thing and a bad thing, depending on course of its duration. In the short term, stress signals the adrenal glands to release hormones to face the threat, such as adrenaline and cortisol, which help protect the body against harm. However, when chronic in nature, stress is destructive to your brain and body.
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Feeling depressed may signal dissatisfaction with your life circumstances, as opposed to a clinical health issue that needs fixing on a biological level using medicine. Treatment for the latter is typically targeted towards action that directly makes an internal shift in and of itself. The former is potentially best approached with action oriented towards improvement externally in areas of your life you are unsatisfied with, indirectly making an internal shift to ease depression.
Read more to learn some tried and true reasons for depression from dissatisfaction with life, as well as some of the top ways to use your feelings of depression positively and productively for personal growth and improvement in the primary areas of life often impacting your well-being…
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A health planner can help you stay organized during treatment for chronic illness. I created the HELLO HEALTH PLANNER to help you organize treatments on a day to day basis, medications, doctor appointments, meal prepping and more. The video below … Continue reading Health Planner – Treatment Planner for Chronic Illness
This Healing Yoga for Lyme disease, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue therapeutic yoga video is a gentle yoga class for chronic pain and chronic illness. This HEALING YOGA FOR LYME DISEASE, CFS & FIBROMYALGIA video was is a sequence of yoga … Continue reading Healing Yoga for Lyme disease, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue
Recently, a friend battling similar illnesses I once faced as a result of the “Lyme complex” called & asked if I ever felt like a loser while fighting Lyme disease & issues related to it, as it is something she … Continue reading Enduring Darkness
The heartbreak is intangible, the waters are deep. The path is indecipherable, with waves thrashing me into the unknown, and that was my first mistake -believing I knew what my future held. Now, almost all is uncertain, of only one … Continue reading Through the Looking Glass of Invisible Illness
**Simple Strategies to Keep Your Mind and Body Young, guest post by Dana Brown of Health Conditions | firstname.lastname@example.org ** According to AgingCare, several important factors can cause us to look and feel older than we’d like — including a … Continue reading Simple Strategies to Keep Your Mind and Body Young (Guest Post, Dana Brown)
While it is true candida lives naturally inside our intestines where it is supposed to be in balance with the healthy bacteria within us, it is also true that our not so healthy environments are prone to destroying this healthy … Continue reading Herbs for Candida Die-Off
Today we will be doing a 20 minute Gentle Hatha Yoga Stretch To Relax, Rejuvenate & Restore. This gentle Hatha style of yoga is perfect for when you need a slower-paced, deep, relaxing, restorative stretch. Gentle Hatha Yoga Stretch To … Continue reading Hatha Yoga 20 Min Full Body Stretch, Gentle Yoga
Guest blogger Don Ashcraft reminds us of the the importance of keeping our humor when sick, even when in the hospital for surgery. Continue reading Guest Blogger Don Ashcraft Finds Humor in the Hospital (Something We’d All Be Wise to Do)
There is severe depression, and then there is Lyme depression -which, for many with Lyme, is not actually depression at all. It is emotional numbness but they do not know how to describe it, much less care to whilst in … Continue reading Emotional Numbness: The Difference Between “Depression” and “Lyme Depression”
Originally published in the Aug/Sep issue of ‘The Townsend Letter’ BOOK EXCERPTS from: Cannabis for Lyme Disease and Related Conditions: Scientific Basis and Anecdotal Evidence for Medicinal Use ISBN: 978-0988243750 Published by BioMed Publishing Group Available from: http://www.CannabisForLyme.com ———- … Continue reading Excerpt: Cannabis For Lyme
Growing up, I strongly detested recreational use of marijuana because, simply put, it made me freak out. For the life of me, I could not comprehend how people enjoyed being under its influence, as it had proven an awful experience … Continue reading You Want to Try Cannabis for Lyme, but Are Hesitant Because It Gives You Anxiety -and Rightfully So…