Hope Prevails!

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I feel society as a whole tends to do well with serving the needs of those that face an immediate crisis far better than it does the needs of the chronically ill. Medical advancements allow us to live longer lives than ever before.  Some of these advancements mean that someone with a particular medical condition […]

When Your Fight-Or-Flight Response

Leaves You Flustered-And-Frantic

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Our bodies are magnificent creations. The systems and functions just amaze me. One of those systems is our fight-or-flight response. Although it’s a much needed function of our bodies, it can get out of control in someone with a chronic illness or even cause a chronic illness.