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Here is another article from Michaela O'Connor that I believe most of us will feel relatable to our own lives. Please read, comment and share on all social media sites. Heroes of Healing is here to…Continue
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As an organization created for people with pain by people with pain, U.S. Pain Foundation believes it is our responsibility to share resources we find valuable with our members. We know what helped…Continue
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Here is another article from Michaela O'Connor that really moved me. We need to make sure we all are treated equally. Please comment, share and pass along!Sending healing wishes and strength to all…Continue
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Last night I attended a prenatal yoga class. This was the first time I had done yoga since April, and I was a bit nervous. As some of you may remember, I became interested in this practice earlier this year. It was part of my New Year’s Resolution of making time for me and finding balance in my life.
Entering the studio was intimidating for me. I wanted to be a rock-star. I wanted to be able to do every pose my peers were doing, and leave the class feeling relaxed and…Continue
Posted on October 19, 2011 at 4:43pm
This morning I went to the gym, a place I have not frequented much since becoming pregnant. I decided to use the treadmill since learning I can participate in light forms of exercise such as walking. Although there was a part of me that felt guilty that I did not walk outdoors with the dogs, I knew today was about me. I just wanted to feel a bit of normalcy return to my every day life; I hope to take Cooper and Lucy on a much-needed outing this weekend.
I charged my iPod…Continue
Posted on September 8, 2011 at 8:35am
Yesterday was the perfect day. I woke early, drove to the city to pick up a dear friend and then we met my mom at the Sonoma Mission Inn for a spa day. Being able to relax and soak in the mineral waters was exactly what I needed. As the aches in my low back dissipated as well as the inflammation in my legs so did my worries and frustrations.
A shift occurred inside. The hot mineral springs not only healed my body, but more importantly, the waters healed my spirit. I started…Continue
Posted on September 2, 2011 at 5:22pm
I was just curious if any of you have benefited from Epsom Salt baths? An HoH member sent me a message about how his friend has found temporary RSD/CRPS pain relief from these warm baths. Have you tried it? What are your thoughts?
I know my doctor recommended Epsom Salt to me years ago too. Just interested in your experiences!
Posted on February 16, 2011 at 8:10am — 2 Comments