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Story of My Non-Healing Wound - The Fight Part 1

Posted 12-03-2014 at 10:25 AM by RABG (The Story of My Wound- the Beginning)

I am going to step out of The Beginning and bring us up to December 2013. It is almost a year to the day that a meeting scheduled went from bad to worst. It is a long story and best started with background information.
Strike - the nurses from the hospital went on a 3 day strike. They were locked out on the 4th day and continued to be locked out for just shy of a month. This is the holiday season, and emotions run high. This is important because it has strong implications for me.
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The Story of my Non-Healing Wound - Emotions

Posted 07-19-2014 at 03:39 AM by RABG (The Story of My Wound- the Beginning)

Why is it that when your feeling better and want to do some thing physical there is a doctor who tells you No!
In my case it is yard work vs my pain doctor. I need that yard work physically and mentally, it gives me a sense of pride. I have raked leaves, snipped away at tons of briars, dragged small limbs, pulled endless weeds and have had a good time doing it.
But, the doctor tells me no. Why? Because it will hurt my back, make the stress fractures worse or create new ones. I truly...
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In Recovery: How Do You Cope with Stress?

Posted 09-03-2013 at 04:10 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
Updated 09-05-2013 at 12:10 PM by ChristaIB

Did you know that September is coping with stress in healthy ways, particularly if you previously used alcohol or other chemical substances to deal with addiction problems, dealing with stress is particularly challenging. The American Psychological Association indicates that at least 73 percent of Americans experience some form of stress, and that most people do not have effective coping mechanisms.

People who are address daily stress triggers in a healthy way. By using healthy methods...
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Seven shades of misery part VII(the Final shade)

Posted 12-20-2012 at 05:14 AM by Phoenix (Getting Out Of A Funk)

Well,here I am...the culmination of all my blogs come full circle.
I reminisce about the years of anger and what I allowed it to do to me.
It turned me into this unrecognizable being.Losing sight of myself was the least of my worries(or so it seemed).I had no concern for my own well-being.
My health declined,then stabilized and plummeted again.I was truly Mr.Inconsistent.
Truth be told,I didn't care if I lived,due to my quality of life issues.I was in the deepest,darkest...
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My Father

Posted 11-19-2012 at 04:06 AM by Phoenix (Getting Out Of A Funk)

For years I use to be so angry at him,nicknaming him "the person I call father,the grinch" and a host of other names.
Growing up with him was tough,for so many reasons but this isn't about pointing solely at the bad.
I now view the "not so good times" as historic points in my life,that without them,it wouldn't have brought me to where I am today.
Knowing him has made me a better individual,for I learned a lot from him and have to admit that it wasn't all...
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