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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Tuesday-Newsday #164

It's time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts for this week are “Top Tips for Flare-ups”, “Being an Empowered Patient While in the Hospital” and “The Four Agreements.” 

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!
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*CHRONIC PAIN & GENDER 









*MEDICATION NEWS














*CHRONIC PAIN NEWS













*MIGRAINE / HEADACHE
















































*PEDIATRIC MIGRAINE / HEADACHE









*FEATURED BLOG POSTS
Even if a Featured Blog Post is written specifically with emphasis on one chronic pain condition, it may still have information and ideas which can help people with any type of chronic pain/illness. I always select posts which I think can provide help for the widest audience.

by Jan Sadler of PainSupportUK

by Ilana Jacqueline at Let’s Feel Better

The Four Agreements: (Click below to read each of the four)
by Tammy Rome at Migraine.com

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Tuesday-Newsday #163

Time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts this week are “Why catastrophizing sucks. PLUS: A challenge (for you and me both!)”, “What It’s Like to Take a Vacation While Chronically Ill” and “Self-compassion: NOT some psychobabble feel goody thing.”

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!
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*MEDICATION NEWS




















*UPDATE ON MENINGITIS OUTBREAK FROM CONTAMINATED Rx





*CHRONIC PAIN NEWS 















*OSTEOARTHRITIS

































*FEATURED BLOG POSTS
Even if a Featured Blog Post is written specifically with emphasis on one chronic pain condition, it may still have information and ideas which can help people with any type of chronic pain/illness. I always select posts which I think can provide help for the widest audience.

by Jenni Prokopy, editrix of ChronicBabe

by Toni Bernhard

by Dr. Laurie at Creaky Joints

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Tuesday-Newsday #162

Time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts this week are “Self-compassion: NOT some psychobabble feel goody thing”, “6 things not to do as a caregiver” and “Do You Really Want to Know How I am Feeling?”

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!
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*AWARENESS














*CHRONIC PAIN NEWS 










*PATIENT NEWS













*AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES - General News 











*FEATURED BLOG POSTS
Even if a Featured Blog Post is written specifically with emphasis on one chronic pain condition, it may still have information and ideas which can help people with any type of chronic pain/illness. I always select posts which I think can provide help for the widest audience.

by Dr. Laurie at Creaky Joints


by Ilana Jacqueline at Let’s Feel Better


Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Tuesday-Newsday #161

Time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts this week are “The uncertainty that the chronically ill face”, “When Chronic Illness Makes You World Weary” and “How I get by with RA: Finding what works.”

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!
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 * INVISIBLE ILLNESS AWARENESS WEEK * 
September 8-14, 2014
This year’s theme is “Just One” 
You may be just one... but you are JUST ONE... 
of over 100 million people who are chronically ill. 
Visit the website, help spread awareness, 
read & share tweets/blogs/articles, connect with others. 
You are not alone! 


*OBAMACARE







*MEDICATION NEWS

Vicodin, Lortab, Lorcet or other HCP painkillers will be limited to 90-day supply and then you will have to see a doctor each time for a prescription when they need a refill















*CHRONIC PAIN NEWS 











*ARTHRITIS - GENERAL NEWS




















*ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS






*FEATURED BLOG POSTS

by Toni Bernhard

by Theresa Johnson

by Jonathan Hunter for CreakyJoints

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Tuesday-Newsday #160

Time for Tuesday-Newsday! The Featured Blog Posts this week are “Look for a doctor who understands healing”, “Miss Understood: My Support Group” and “What's the Hidden Cause Behind YOUR Fibromyalgia Flares?”

Let Me Know: If you’d like me to watch for articles on your pain condition, just drop me a note in the comments section below. 

WARNING:  My goal is to provide the most up-to-date news I can, which you can then take to your personal doctor and debate the merits of before you try it. I do not endorse any of the docs, treatments, info, and meds in anything I post nor can I guarantee they are all effective, especially not for everyone. As is the case with any health info, ALWAYS get your doctor's opinion first!
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*MEDICATION NEWS











*CHRONIC PAIN NEWS 











*FIBROMYALGIA



































*CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME (CFS) / MYALGIC ENCEPHALOMYELITIS (ME)













*FEATURED BLOG POSTS
Even if a Featured Blog Post is written specifically with emphasis on one chronic pain condition, it may still have information and ideas which can help people with any type of chronic pain/illness. I always select posts which I think can provide help for the widest audience.

by Barbara Kivowitz and Roanne Weisman

by Arlene Grau

by Sue Ingebretson