Arthritis Discussions — Emotions

Dr Gary How do you overcome the urge to procrastinate? Or, need some help? My clients often talk to me about how hard it is to follow their self-care plan, especially where diet…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 12 at 4:59 pm Likes 1
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your partner met your doctor? And if so, was it helpful? What about you and your partner? Are you always in sync on the what and the why and the how…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 18 at 11:08 am
Dr Gary Got the Holiday Blues? You’re Not Alone! During the holidays, we are symbols of joys of the season. Colored lights, the music of the season, get-togethers with…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 28 at 9:53 pm Replies 6 Likes 1
redorangedog hi cupps, Hiccups are brief and involuntary contractions of the diaphragm muscle. Irritation of the nerves that extend from the neck to the…
By redorangedog Latest Activity October 16, 2017 at 7:36 pm
James007Bond Has anyone tied Inodcin (Indomethacin)? Has anyone here tried Indomethacin for arthritis? If so, How well did it work for you? Thanks, and have a…
By James007Bond Latest Activity July 26, 2017 at 2:16 pm Replies 13 Likes 2
redorangedog Neurological Problems There are many types of neurological disorders, including: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) Epilepsy Multiple sclerosis Parkinson’s disease Migraines The World Health Organization…
By redorangedog Latest Activity February 9, 2017 at 10:25 am Replies 7 Likes 1
redorangedog Music increases the dopamine level by almost 10% Music is better than dope. BBC Music 'releases mood-enhancing chemical in the brain' By Sonya McGilchrist Health reporter, BBC News 9 January 2011 From the section…
By redorangedog Latest Activity January 15, 2017 at 12:52 pm
James007Bond Arthritis and Prilosec or other PPI medications Hi, I would like to know if anyone else notices when they take Prilosec, (Omeprazole) or other PPI medications for…
By James007Bond Latest Activity January 16, 2017 at 8:06 pm Replies 4 Likes 1
Dr Gary Managing your money, especially during the holidays. How’s it going? Living with a chronic condition has a direct impact on your budget. Anybody reading this who has a chronic condition…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 18, 2016 at 10:32 am Likes 1
Dr Gary Quick Poll: What Are You Looking Forward To? I am convinced that one of the keys to maintaining an optimistic attitude is to always have something to look…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity November 9, 2016 at 9:41 pm Replies 16 Likes 2
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Does your chronic condition affect your self-esteem? And what do you do to… “I just don’t feel very good about myself.” Clients say that a lot to me. In fact, I think low…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 12, 2017 at 3:54 pm Replies 22 Likes 1
Dr Gary Ever get sick of being told to look on the bright side? I’ll follow up this question with another one: Ever just let yourself feel crummy (angry, sad, frustrated…)? I am all…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity October 30, 2016 at 8:28 pm Replies 11 Likes 1
Dr Gary Staying informed. Are you active or just humming along at this point. When recently diagnosed, one piece of advice you were most likely given, by your physician or your loved ones, was…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 11, 2016 at 11:52 pm Replies 32 Likes 2
Dr Gary Getting through the first year… what’s it like? Being diagnosed with a chronic condition brings up a lot of questions. Some of them include: What’s my life going…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity April 30, 2016 at 10:25 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
Dr Gary Ever feel afraid? How do you cope? “I’m afraid.” Two small words with a really big meaning, right? Words that we are often hesitant to say. Or…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 15, 2017 at 11:02 pm Replies 5 Likes 1
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