ActingBrandNew's MedHelp Blogs http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4113881 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en The Minnesota Model Imagine for a moment that it is 1949, and that someone you love is alcoholic. As you struggle with th ActingBrandNew Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:29:09 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1063131/The-Minnesota-Model http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1063131/The-Minnesota-Model Bummed Out....No More! 6 weeks ago I had a lipid panel that revealed my Triglycerides were 305. My bad cholesterol was also ActingBrandNew Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:02:17 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1059518/Bummed-OutNo-More http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1059518/Bummed-OutNo-More A Relapse Prevention Plan: The Tools of Recovery The Stages of Relapse Relapse is a process, it's not an event. In order to understand relapse prev ActingBrandNew Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:34:10 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1055516/A-Relapse-Prevention-Plan-The-Tools-of-Recovery http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1055516/A-Relapse-Prevention-Plan-The-Tools-of-Recovery Addiction: Classical Conditioning Excerpt from Harvard Mental Health Letter Classical Conditioning Operant conditioning accounts ActingBrandNew Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:32:41 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1054636/Addiction-Classical-Conditioning http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1054636/Addiction-Classical-Conditioning Models of Addiction At a Glance - 1) Moral Model: Alcohol or drug use is a choice; addiction is a symptom of moral def ActingBrandNew Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:37:25 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1043864/Models-of-Addiction- http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1043864/Models-of-Addiction- Bummed Out So...Im 11 months post HCV treatment and Im feeling pretty good these days. Well...my PCP retired so ActingBrandNew Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:29:36 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1022129/Bummed-Out http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1022129/Bummed-Out Patrick Henry Hughes - Inspirational Story Patrick Hughes is a young man at Univ. of Louisville who was born blind and crippled and yet now play ActingBrandNew Mon, 10 Feb 2014 13:51:55 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1010010/Patrick-Henry-Hughes---Inspirational-Story- http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1010010/Patrick-Henry-Hughes---Inspirational-Story- Relapsing Long Before Actually Using For me…I relapse long before I actually use drugs. For me…relapse starts with a single negative thoug ActingBrandNew Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:52:48 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1007607/Relapsing-Long-Before-Actually-Using http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1007607/Relapsing-Long-Before-Actually-Using How Do I Get Experience? There is a story of a new bank president meeting with the old retiring bank president. The new guy as ActingBrandNew Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:21:23 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/991869/How-Do-I-Get-Experience http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/991869/How-Do-I-Get-Experience Walk A Little Plainer, Daddy Walk a little plainer, Daddy, Said a little boy so frail. I'm following in your footsteps, And I d ActingBrandNew Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:20:32 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/961556/Walk-A-Little-Plainer--Daddy http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/961556/Walk-A-Little-Plainer--Daddy 6 months post treatment lab results - CURED! HCV RT-PCR, Quant (Non-Graph): 10/04/2013 12:40 Description Result Flags Range HCV log10 Hepatit ActingBrandNew Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:45:35 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/903209/6-months-post-treatment-lab-results---CURED http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/903209/6-months-post-treatment-lab-results---CURED Talk about making lemonaide out of lemons! Joni Eareckson Tada is an awesome woman! 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They spend their entire lives running from regrets and hiding their ActingBrandNew Fri, 28 Jun 2013 09:29:25 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/805922/Driven-By-Guilt http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/805922/Driven-By-Guilt One Month Post Treatment Lab Results Panel Description: HCV RT-PCR, Quant (Non-Graph) Hepatitis C Quantitation HCV N ActingBrandNew Mon, 06 May 2013 16:50:17 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/760303/One-Month-Post-Treatment-Lab-Results http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/760303/One-Month-Post-Treatment-Lab-Results It Takes Courage And Faith To Face This Disease It takes courage and faith to face this disease with candor and confession and to seek other points o ActingBrandNew Mon, 25 Mar 2013 19:39:40 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/705453/It-Takes-Courage-And-Faith-To-Face-This-Disease http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/705453/It-Takes-Courage-And-Faith-To-Face-This-Disease An Autobiography In 5 Chapters Chapter 1: I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost.. ActingBrandNew Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:39:05 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/698896/An-Autobiography-In-5-Chapters http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/698896/An-Autobiography-In-5-Chapters Sleeping Is the Easy Part Dear Lord, So far today I'm doing well, I have not gossiped, lost my temper, been greedy, grumpy, nas ActingBrandNew Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:42:24 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/691994/Sleeping-Is-the-Easy-Part http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/691994/Sleeping-Is-the-Easy-Part "Knowing Fool" "Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are ActingBrandNew Thu, 24 Jan 2013 21:36:52 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/666252/Knowing-Fool http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/666252/Knowing-Fool