Busting Unbelievable Chronic Pain Myths

Busting Unbelievable Chronic Pain Myths

Understanding Fact from Fiction: Chronic Pain Myths You know what it's like to feel pain. Say you touch a hot stove, it is unpleasant and will hurt your hand a lot. It can sting, burn and ache all at the same time. It can vary in intensity from extremely painful to slightly painful. Pain is a complex interaction that occurs between your nerves, spinal cord and brain. It is a complex traffic system that has everything from...Click Here to Keep Reading
The Power Of Holistic Healing

The Power Of Holistic Healing

What is Holistic Healing? The American Holistic Health Association defines holistic medicine as, “the art and science of healing that addresses the whole person – body, mind, and spirit.” Therefore, holistic healing considers the entirety of an individual, including mental and social factors, rather than just the physical symptoms of a disease. Holistic medicinal philosophy encourages balance to foster wellness. Therefore, holistic doctors believe that physical, emotional, and spiritual imbalances can be interconnected and lead...Click Here to Keep Reading
My Life with Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction & Chronic Pain

My Life with Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction & Chronic Pain

This is my personal journey with Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction & chronic pain. “That is it!” I yelled across the room, “I am done. No more.” I was snarling and ready to bite off your head if you argued with me one bit. “I have had enough,” I screamed. I was in full blown breakdown mode. Being sick had taken its full toll on me, and I felt like something, anything needed to change. It was...Click Here to Keep Reading
The Transtheoretical Model AKA The Stages of Change & Why They Matter

The Transtheoretical Model AKA The Stages of Change & Why They Matter

The Transtheoretical Model Whether you know it or not, the Transtheoretical Model is followed when a person wants to adjust his or her behavior. The Transtheoretical Model evaluates an individual's willingness to change his or her behavior. It offers a plan to guide a person through the stages of change from action to maintenance. Understanding the Stages of Change Theories The theory of change encompasses both biological and social influences and can be applied to a...Click Here to Keep Reading
Five Insightful Chronic Pain Quotes and Sayings that will Inspire you!

Five Insightful Chronic Pain Quotes and Sayings that will Inspire you!

These insightful chronic pain quotes show everyone that it's okay to not be okay. What are some of your favorite chronic pain quotes and sayings? Quotes are a great way to express yourself and share exactly how you feel about your pain honestly. Not to mention quotes are inspirational and can help you think positively. Here are five quotes about chronic pain that XoFaith.com found fitting. If any of these resonate with you, feel free...Click Here to Keep Reading