JSGeare's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/366811 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Laughter and Humor for Medicinal Use Laughter, humor, is not only good for recovery, one might argue that it is ESSENTIAL to it. In fact, JSGeare Sat, 05 Jul 2008 07:59:20 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15770/Laughter-and-Humor-for-Medicinal-Use https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15770/Laughter-and-Humor-for-Medicinal-Use Anxiety -and EVERYTHING else Many questions on the forum speak to the relationship between anxiety and other symptoms or sensation JSGeare Fri, 27 Jun 2008 06:57:21 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14907/Anxiety--and-EVERYTHING-else https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14907/Anxiety--and-EVERYTHING-else Sweeping out the Garage A few weeks ago I performed the annual spring ritual of cleaning out my garage. Over the fall and win JSGeare Wed, 11 Jun 2008 06:37:16 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13333/Sweeping-out-the-Garage https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13333/Sweeping-out-the-Garage The Last Good Thing Poeple often ask me how therapy helped me overcome panic and anxiety. My replies have tended to be te JSGeare Sat, 07 Jun 2008 06:39:48 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12845/The-Last-Good-Thing https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12845/The-Last-Good-Thing The Stain on the Floor -an Anxiety Story Anxiety and panic sufferers, especially those who are new to the disorder, are as perplexed by the re JSGeare Tue, 13 May 2008 05:15:29 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10688/The-Stain-on-the-Floor--an-Anxiety-Story https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10688/The-Stain-on-the-Floor--an-Anxiety-Story On Death and Dying A great many -maybe even most- anxiety and panic sufferers have a "thing" which triggers their most n JSGeare Tue, 06 May 2008 08:28:16 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10290/On-Death-and-Dying https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10290/On-Death-and-Dying East Meets West Now and then we'll read about how various techniques to tweak, condition or relax our bodies and mind JSGeare Thu, 01 May 2008 08:19:24 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9892/East-Meets-West https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9892/East-Meets-West Ever Tried...? From time to time, panic and anxiety sufferers will encounter various self-help programs or books whi JSGeare Wed, 30 Apr 2008 17:53:53 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9824/Ever-Tried https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9824/Ever-Tried Low cost/No cost meds Once we've figured out what the right meds are, then, for many it becomes a very real financial issue JSGeare Thu, 24 Apr 2008 09:25:22 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9429/Low-cost-No-cost-meds https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9429/Low-cost-No-cost-meds Where is it Coming From? For panic which has a primarily psychological basis -as opposed to a profound physical disorder, we a JSGeare Sun, 20 Apr 2008 17:33:18 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9206/Where-is-it-Coming-From https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9206/Where-is-it-Coming-From Spell Check Here Medhelp evidently has no plans just now for a spell check feature, but for right now you can have you JSGeare Thu, 17 Apr 2008 09:46:30 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8997/Spell-Check-Here https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8997/Spell-Check-Here Trolling for rankings - the URL game. As many of you know -and as all should be aware- the Medhelp Terms of Use cite the posting of URL's ( JSGeare Mon, 07 Apr 2008 11:10:39 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8304/Trolling-for-rankings---the-URL-game https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8304/Trolling-for-rankings---the-URL-game Medications, supplements, and vitamins -Oh My! Now and then the forum's attention turns to supplements, vitamins, herbal remedies and similar things JSGeare Thu, 03 Apr 2008 08:32:19 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8033/Medications--supplements--and-vitamins--Oh-My https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8033/Medications--supplements--and-vitamins--Oh-My Meet the Panic Family Especially if you are new to panic and anxiety (or new to knowing that panic, as such, is what you ha JSGeare Tue, 01 Apr 2008 07:59:57 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7843/Meet-the-Panic-Family https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7843/Meet-the-Panic-Family Is it possible? Could it be? (Symptoms) Among the most frequent questions and concerns on this forum are those having to do with the associat JSGeare Wed, 26 Mar 2008 07:04:14 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7377/Is-it-possible-Could-it-be-Symptoms https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7377/Is-it-possible-Could-it-be-Symptoms All in the Head Anxiety sufferers and others will frequently say either that the physical symptoms we suffer can't be JSGeare Tue, 25 Mar 2008 08:41:44 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7293/All-in-the-Head https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/7293/All-in-the-Head Smoking Guns and Puzzles. Panic and anxiety often have emotional and psychological roots planted firmly and deeply in our past JSGeare Sun, 09 Mar 2008 10:40:13 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6075/Smoking-Guns-and-Puzzles https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6075/Smoking-Guns-and-Puzzles Zealous Endorsements... Proceed with Caution Dear Ladies and Gentlemen: From time to time, we will read -and we may feel compelled to write- ma JSGeare Sun, 17 Feb 2008 16:22:45 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4443/Zealous-Endorsements-Proceed-with-Caution https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4443/Zealous-Endorsements-Proceed-with-Caution Security Update (Advisory ONLY) Some folks have reported to me a little problem they have experienced when originating a PM to someon JSGeare Sun, 17 Feb 2008 06:57:02 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4423/Security-Update-Advisory-ONLY https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4423/Security-Update-Advisory-ONLY Trolls - EVERYONE PLEASE READ I've recently read a few messages about "Trolls," people who hang out on forums looking for victims o JSGeare Tue, 12 Feb 2008 14:36:30 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4164/Trolls---EVERYONE-PLEASE-READ https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/4164/Trolls---EVERYONE-PLEASE-READ