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After Holiday Weight Gain Blues

Another year has gone by with all the Holiday décor and cheer with it. I understand some of you had a tough time with the food choices and amount that you consumed. And with this being said, should I dare say some of you are not only bummed out after you stepped on the scales, you are blue with depression. Continue reading

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Back Pain Relief Wisdom

Often the least expected cause of weight bearing joint pain goes unresolved and causes chronic pain and doctor visits that need not be. What most don’t know who suffer with knee, hip and back pain, in many cases acute and chronic joint pain can be corrected, activity levels increased and significant weight loss experienced. Especially if you understand the pain origin, cause and postural mechanic basics. Learn how to alleviate and/or remove mobility pain once and for all. Continue reading

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Challenging Social Disability Expectation

I do understand the feelings associated with loss of finances, immobility, productivity, loneliness, worth and dignity. One does not have to live a 100% disabled and sedentary lifestyle if on 100% disability benefits. Forget about societies perception of your disability. In knowing now how to rid the mind, body and spirit of pain; living a purposeful and enriched life can be experienced. Continue reading

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Recreational and Medical Marijuana Use Perspective

The common answers to my questions, “don’t you think marijuana will harm you in any way if you continue to use it?” Or more to the point, “if you keep smoking the stuff, aren’t you afraid of addiction and associated health risks?” Much like laying a bet, are you assured you are not gambling with your future life potential, relationships and health? Continue reading

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Just Admit It, You’re Fat

Inherently you know your appetite always seems voracious and the extra calories are going somewhere. You now consider you’ve been receiving mixed messages and begin to question whether or not you’re fat. You begin a process of discovery to find the truth ever so carefully; because you fear it and know you’ll have to make drastic changes with your addictive food choice habits. Once again you look at yourself in the mirror and begin to wonder if you’d be considered fat by some standard outside of your subjective thought process. You bite, and in comparison to larger people in your area and most noticeably on many TV reality shows you are satisfied your body weight is average for your age. So you continue on with the daily habits and behaviors for some undefined time while you ponder upon this new discovery…
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Marijuana Addiction, Government & Industrial Greed

When you digest the information I’ve provided within “Marijuana Addiction “Lay Your Bet! Part 1,” See MAE HealthBlog, www.mirrorathlete.com.  One can only assume, the government is more concerned about retaining control and power over the people.  Let me provide you … Continue reading

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Bout With Gout

The most common signs of gout are sudden (acute) redness and inflammation around joints with intense pain.  Most often the first joint that is attacked with arthritis like symptoms is the big toe with intense pain and throbbing, also swollen … Continue reading

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Medical Marijuana & Pain Relief, Pain Benefit

I’ve been asked this question many times “what do I think about the use of medical marijuana to relieve pain?”   I believe that chronic pain patients have a unique physical and mental pain challenge regardless of pain disorder that most … Continue reading

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