Prescription Opioid Abuse: What’s Really Behind This Epidemic?

Prescription Opioid Abuse: What’s Really Behind This Epidemic?

“They are fighting the wrong people.” That frantic cry came as a new post on Reachout, where I connect with chronic pain patients. Not for the first time, I heard a patient cry foul over the much-publicized war against opioids. Recently, I have read quite a bit...

My Life And Coping With PTSD: Learning To Live Again

Coping with PTSD is an achievable goal, even if the condition is a four-letter acronym that can be as painful as it sounds. I had heard of it before and knew others that had dealt with it. It was known yet a mystery. I didn’t know what it felt like. I figured it to be...

How to get rid of brain fog

How to get rid of brain fog using sensible home remedies?  Although it is not a clinically recognized term, brain fog is a commonly used definition to describe periods of mental confusion or lack of focus, leading to a decrease in cognitive performance and inability...

The Importance of Self-Care for Caregivers

One day, while my children were in art class, I received a call that my Mom had fallen. She has an alert system that calls three numbers when she falls and unable to get up. I pulled my two children out of art class. We drove as fast as the speed limit allowed to my...