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Biofeedback, Learning to Control your Body Against Pain and Anxiety by Dr. Bruce Levine

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Addiction, Anxiety, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Stress, The Wire |

Most people have heard of “biofeedback” but don’t really know what it is, how it works or why it might be useful in chronic pain disorders. Let’s consider that “biofeedback” includes “bio” (biological functions of the body, mostly those that are not in our conscious awareness

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My Story: When Diabetes Burnout Strikes by Kelly Kunik

Posted by on Dec 9, 2014 in Alzheimer's & Dementia, Culture & Society, Diabetes, Eating Habits, My Story, Stress, The Wire |

My diabetes burnout comes in waves and not always necessarily when you’d expect. Sometimes it strikes when I’m packing for a trip and my diabetes supplies take up more room then I think it has a right to. And in those moments I wish I could chuck my Diabetes and my diabetes supplies out the window and for good.

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Featured Organization, Runaway Prevention Month: Children of the Night – The Problem of Youth Trafficking

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Caregiving, Culture & Society, My Story, The Wire, Women’s Health |

Most shelters in America are supported by federal funds and limit shelter services to a young person for a mere 21 days; therefore, young people move from shelter to shelter, on and off the streets to shabby motels, abandoned buildings, truck stops and other unstable living conditions.

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