My Migraine Story


The Illusion of Control

There's a Link Between Migraines and Celiac

The knee bone's connected to the thigh bone, the thigh bone's connected to the hip bone....and so on. One old song that simplifies our understanding of how inter-connected our systems are....more

Sinusitis, Allergies or Migraines

Sinus congestion, headache, pain over the cheeks?  Could it be Sinusitis?  Or is it the start of a Migraine? ...more

The Party

Kat Spitzer The Happy Hypochondriac

Need an answered prayer?

JMJ Do you have a prayer request? A special need?  Well, I spent all night placing a live webcam to Lourdes, France on my website, including a little mailbox to their prayer request email.  All kinds of weird computer problems kept cropping up, and I kept offering them up as a prayer, which did help to keep me from being annoyed.  Then... This morning I got an email from a friend who told me that today is OUR LADY OF LOURDES FEAST DAY!  Wow.  I had no idea!  That is just so cool... ...more

Benefits of a Good Back and Neck Massage

Relax and Rejuvenate with Massage TherapyMassages are relaxing, and that is exactly why all of us love them! But the fact is that a professionally done massage has several therapeutic effects apart from mere relaxation. A professional masseur’s expert strokes usually give rise to the reaction in the body during and after a massage of the body releasing the “feel-good” chemicals called endorphins that have pain-relieving and mood-elevating properties....more

Women's Voices: A Real Game Changer For the NFL

by Elizabeth Willse...more

The gift of your physical afflictions

A wave of understanding washes over you when you realize for the first time that something in your body is broken and probably can’t be fixed. Repaired, remodeled, or medicated maybe, but not fixed. At least not in a way that puts it back as it once was. ...more

My People

This is the third part of a series you can find here.               So, where was I? Oh, yeah. I was in the loony bin. Now I remember. I was telling you about the time Maw and Paw first broached the idea of us all moving in together. ...more