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Time for Healing

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Health Blog, Inspiring people, Pain, Pain relief

Healing takes responsibility.  Healing takes guidance.  Most of all, healing takes patience. You didn’t get sick overnight, and you’ll likely not get healthy overnight.  I know that’s not what you want to hear and I’m sorry.  Being sick and in pain is frustrating.  Getting better is something you want now, right now!  You can get […]

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Sauces That Save Your Health

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Health Blog, Pain, Pain relief

Healthy Sauces are Tasty Medicine Healthy sauces contain nutrients that can save and improve your quality of life.  Just like party streamers add pizzazz and energy to a party, these sauces add pizzazz to the meal and energy to your life. Nutrient density in your diet is the most important thing you can do to […]

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Fibromyalgia Symptoms Improved

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Health Blog, Pain

There is exciting news for fibromyalgia sufferers.  Fibromyalgia symptoms not only include muscle pain and fatigue, but also anxiety, depression, interpersonal sensitivity, hostility, poor sleep, tender points, inflammation and more! Those can be absolutely overwhelming.  I used to say I could handle the pain or I could handle the lack of sleep.  But, I could […]

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Healthcare’s Next Frontier: Preventative Care

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Health Blog, Pain, Pain relief

It’s amusing to me how health insurance covers a preventative healthcare appointment each year.  The doctor looks you over and runs a CBC and Chem screen (common blood tests).  The lab report tells your doctor and you if you are in “normal” ranges.  (How “normal” is defined in a topic for another blog.  Suffice it […]

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New weapon in battle against SIBO

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Health Blog, Pain relief

There’s a new weapon in the battle against SIBO.  SIBO, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, causes gas and bloating immediately after meals.  It is often associated with painful conditions such as Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Interstitial Cystitis, Chronic Lyme Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, IBS, IBD and more. The small intestine is usually relatively free of microorganisms compared […]

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