Pain Disorders

Pain Disorders NO MORE SUFFERING? When we are experiencing real pain, what can really compare right? All most of us want to do is take something; anything, to make it go away… “I used to disappear for three months at a time because of pain, fatigue and self-consciousness. I used to hide because of my […]

Hormone Disorders

Hormone Disorders DO YOU FEEL IMBALANCED? When most people think of the word “hormones,” they usually mistakenly link it to women… But the fact is it doesn’t matter what sex you are, your hormones are ultimately controlling just about every facet of your body… “I took sleeping pills to get a good night’s sleep, but […]

Movement Disorders

Movement Disorders TRAPPED INSIDE YOUR OWN BODY? Neurological conditions that affect the speed of movement, abnormal fluency, ease of movement, or may involve excessive or involuntary movement, or slowed or absent voluntary movement… “I began experiencing serious fatigue and difficulties with my handwriting. These symptoms interfered with my ability to teach and participate actively in […]

Addictive Disorders

Addictive Disorders CURB ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOR? People don’t do it so much for the “rush,” but to escape their loneliness, low self-esteem, uncomfortable or painful emotions, unhappy relationships, anger, or stress… its these negative feelings that fuel the damaging behaviors… “I couldn’t face the normal problems people have. I took every negative look or action from […]

Autism Disorders

Autism Disorders JUST WHAT IS A NORMAL CHILD? The reason many doctors call these disorders “pervasive,” is that they pervade or “penetrate” every aspect of the child’s development: educational, social, emotional and physical… “I knew something was wrong but my Pediatricians told me that she would be fine; she’ll catch up. She was always delayed […]

Attention Disorders

Attention Disorders INATTENTIVE & HYPERACTIVE-IMPULSIVE Left with an unnourished brain, ADD/ADHD can wreak havoc in your life—disrupting everything from school grades and family life when you’re younger, to your love life, financial stability, and even addictions when you’re older… “He was up… then he was down. His moods were terrible. He could not sleep, and […]

Mood Disorders

Mood Disorders ARE YOU “LIVING IN A BLACK HOLE?” We all go through ups and downs… But when a low mood persists, interfering with your ability to work, study, eat, sleep, and have fun, it’s no longer normal… “Even as a child I was always very sad and shy, but did not understand why. As […]

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders IS YOUR HEART POUNDING? Despite their different forms, all anxiety disorders have one thing in common: persistent—and often overwhelming—fear or worry… The frequency and intensity of these fears can be immobilizing, distressing, and disruptive… “I always thought I was just a worrier. I’d feel keyed up and unable to relax. At times it […]

Memory Disorders

Memory Disorders WHAT’S MY NAME AGAIN? Our brains are constantly prioritizing, sorting, storing, and retrieving all types of information… So how do you know when memory loss is abnormal… “My memory has deteriorated tremendously in the last couple of years. I could never remember where I place my things or what people say. I had […]