Category Archives: chronic illness

Illness: Teacher and Friend

Anxiety and stress have been increasing in our society.  Many of us are living close to disease threshold all the time. By understanding the relationship between accumulated inner stress and the development of disease we can move beyond the current medical paradigm. We tend to separate ourselves from our illness.  We think of illness as […]

Acceptance and Healing Chronic Illness

  Today at age 38, Samantha has been chronically sick for the past 12 years. As a teenager Samantha frequently missed school and as she entered the work force she consistently experienced generalized muscle pain, insomnia and fatigue. Extended illness interfered with her family life and her studies to complete her degree. At age 32, […]