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Alcoholic/Addict working the 12 Steps.

Hi all
I am an alcoholic/addict who was dx MS in 1996. I work a 12 step program and would like to connect with other alcoholics and addicts who also have MS :-) David
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Let's inspire each other!

Ten years ago, I couldn't walk because I suffered a severe MS attack that left me half paralyzed. I spent six months in recovery and therapy just to regain the ability to do everyday things like write with a pen or use a spoon to eat. I spent another year working hard to regain my mobility by practicing yoga and acupuncture.

While I was recovering, I vowed to change my life. I adopted a healthy ...
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Astrology, science and religion

It’s a fateful fact that a large number of people do not work or take decisions till the time they don’t consult astrology. They desire somebody or something to advise them how to work, how to think, and how to feel. These give believers a pleasant, neat means of interpreting actuality and of tailoring their behavior and prospect to fit the prescriptions of their faith in system. In India Astrological predictors themselves confess this, with ...
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Antipsychotics / Neuroleptics For Mental Disorders- Comments

Antipsychotics / Neuroleptics For Mental Disorders - Comments



In terms of antipsychotics / neuroleptics meant for the treatments of mental disorders , clinical evidences actually indicate that those troubled with mental disorders, especially the serious ones, shouldn't just rely solely upon the medications as the one and only means of solution to their mental problems.


To put it bluntly, such medications, they are no different from sleeping pills whereby their calming effects just 'come and ...
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Meditation/Prayer

I have found that I feel much better and at ease when I take the time to catch my breath and just stop for a minute. I believe some people use this time and call it by different names. Prayer,meditation etc....
all the great religions, at their core, espouse essentially the same truth, clothed merely in different modes of expression. This is just MY belief.
Slow down and breath. let some of your bad feelings ...
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A wish child gives back

"Don't hope for things to go wrong, but when they do, don't waste your pain. Use it to carry you upward and onward to better, brighter things."


http://www.lessonsfromawishchild.com

This book is for anyone who is facing difficult times, in need of a dose of courage, or struggling to find meaning in their day-to-day existence.

My friend wrote this book. She started at age 11 and is now 16. It ...
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Schizophrenia?

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Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor's stroke...what she learned

Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having a massive stroke. As it happened -- as she felt her brain functions slip away one by one, speech, movement, understanding -- she studied and remembered every moment. This is a powerful story about how our brains define us and connect us to the world and to one another.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UyyjU8fzEYU ...
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Good Qoute from St. Augustine

People travel to wonder at the height of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars; and they pass by themselves without wondering.
St. Augustine of Hippo


Give me chastity and continency -- but not yet!
St. Augustine of Hippo

One of the greatest philosophers and theologians.


I can relate to both qoutes. Arti
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