Month: May 2014

Mechanical vs. Chemical Pain

If you’re having pain somewhere, do something about it.  Pain is your body’s way of warning you that something isn’t right.  But then again you might be like me and have no pain or warning signs whatsoever and have a… Read More ›

Growing Up

When I had the stroke, I was 30 years old, which is an adult by 12 years as is defined by this Western culture that I live in.  I was technically an adult, but I had quite a lot of… Read More ›

Singing Lesson

I had a singing lesson last week and my teacher had me perform a breath exercise and he said “did you never do anything like this in therapy?”  My answer, “not even close.”  He was disgusted.  He said nothing but… Read More ›

Capsular Pattern

I was reviewing a chart the other day and saw the phrase ‘capsular pattern.’  Most joints in the body have a capsular pattern.  Here’s what that means……Most joints in your body are surrounded by what’s called a capsule.  The capsule is a… Read More ›

Advocacy

I rant and rave on here a lot about how I am not too fond of medical doctors.  I have a DAMN good reason to feel that way.  Damn good.  In my last post, there was a discussion in the… Read More ›