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Curious About The benifits Of Coconut Oil

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply 2:05 am
  • 318 replies
  • This past week I've been hearing about coconut nut oil having a lot of great benefits on the body. Can anyone say for sure that coconut oil actually is working for some patients? Thanks for any responses ...

GOOD, BAD AND THE UGLY

MAXINEZ
  • By MAXINEZ · New reply yesterday at 4:24 pm
  • 26 replies
  • The Good is that I am married to the most wonderful, sweetest, supportive and caring wife in the world. The Good is that I am receiving support from the great people here at Inspire. I do not have the ...

Boost VHC Drink - 530 Calories

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply yesterday at 4:16 pm
  • 72 replies
  • Thanks to a lovely lady battling ALS, I have found out about this new Boost high- calorie drink to pass on to those struggling to maintain or to gain weight. Check it out online. Take special notice to ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

1st Major mini road trip & Exhaustion

suziq1111
  • By suziq1111 · New reply April 12, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Last week my daughter and I went on our first road trip to see a girlfriend that I haven't seen in over 15 years. We went to South Lake Tahoe. The day after I got there, I found myself so run down and ...

A SIMPLE PRAYER

MAXINEZ
  • By MAXINEZ · New reply April 3, 2014
  • 25 replies
  • "God our Father, walk through my house & take away all my worries & illness & please watch over & heal my family & other families too...Amen ...

Leg or Foot Massage Devices???

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply March 23, 2014
  • 57 replies
  • Wondering if anyone uses a massage device and how well it works. Jo and I sometimes suffer with our legs wanting to cramp up. Jo even has problems with her left arm occasionally. If anyone can give us ...

first journal entry

kbostonia
  • By kbostonia · New reply March 19, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • i had a very interesting weekend, all was well until my 23 yr old daughter called me on the phone after reading posts on my Facebook page, she wanted to know who had her blocked because it appeared someone ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

ANOTHER SMALL UPDATE

MAXINEZ
  • By MAXINEZ · New reply March 16, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • In general the new Pet Scan is not too bad. Oncologist says that my cancer is unique as it is progressing very, very slowly which is a good thing, considering I have had no treatment of any kind for at ...

Type 2 Diabetes Suggestions

BreathingBody
  • By BreathingBody · Posted March 11, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Hello - I just wanted to ask here for any suggestions for a recent partial foot amputee. A very close relative of mine has just returned home from rehab for this procedure. He was in rehab for 4 months ...

Dealing with a Loss of A Family Member

suziq1111
  • By suziq1111 · New reply March 10, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • I found out that someone passed away that was very dear to me. I find it so difficult to even take care of myself. I also found out my mom's dog, who is a therapy dog that she took to hospitals for the ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

Small Update

MAXINEZ
  • By MAXINEZ · New reply February 22, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • Well, things have not changed too much, which is probably a positive thing. I still feel well, have no pain, enjoy each day the best I can, still painting, writing poetry to my wife and in general getting ...

I am Restless - 4,800+ viewers and counting

WyoJane
  • By WyoJane · New reply February 21, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Well I got my full stats counting email, twitter, Facebook, and fellow blogger viewers - grand total over 4,800. Really this blog is to lift up others spirits while also lifting mine. I am playing that ...

Cold Dry Bones

WyoJane
  • By WyoJane · New reply February 20, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Got a surprise last night after posting a blog post for first time since November. I have over 2,000 email subscribers. Anyways if you wish to check it out it is here. Please know I am very Catholic in ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

Embracing Winter

viking55803
  • By viking55803 · New reply February 13, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • The old timers are saying that we are having an "old-fashioned" Northern Minnesota winter - lots of snow separated by long stretches of intensely cold weather with bitter arctic winds that sweep down ...

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