It’s the Cymbalta stupid

From OpEDNews the lastest criminal activity on Eli Lilly's part. I don't have any commentary. Martha Rosenberg does a fine job without my adding my two cents: Many are outraged that Eli Lilly gave nonprofits $3.9 million in grants last year for medical courses to "educate" doctors about the pain-and-fatigue ailment fibromyalgia--more than it spent... Continue Reading →

Xanax treatment immediately after stress exposure interferes with the normal HPA-stress response and increases vulnerability to subsequent stress

Yup, in other words, treating a trauma with a benzo makes the long term outcome worse. It seems to disrupt the bodies natural healing process and increases startle and trauma responses over time. Again, trusting the body to heal itself seems to be something no one wants to do. This is an abstract from PubMed.... Continue Reading →

A Path with Heart — Loving Kindess with Jack Kornfield

Among meditation teachers I have met and worked with in person, Jack Kornfield is perhaps my most influential meditation teacher though he was not my first. I read his book A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life, years before I met him. He is a kind and loving,... Continue Reading →

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