A large trial found daily aspirin does not protect healthy older adults but elevates the risk of internal gastric bleeding by thinning the blood.
In the United States, 100 million people suffer from chronic pain. Chronic pain is not a symptom, and treating pain goes beyond targeting the source. Effective treatments consider the whole person. Just like heart disease, diabetes, or other chronic conditions, there’s no quick-fix solution. A variety of approaches must be combined to help chronic pain management.
Research found that exposure to violence in the childhood home, relationship insecurity, and negative social interpretations predict the persistent use of interpersonal violence by young adults.
Cancer is a physical, mental and emotional ordeal that’s unlike anything else but responding to cancer through self-care and spirituality can help.
My story is far from over. But, as a survivor, I know that mindfulness is the ultimate means of experiencing safe passage and recover from sexual assault.