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Month: September 2018

Mind Body Spirit Connection, how does that all work?

Mind Body Spirit Connection, how does that all work?

Mind Body Spirit Connection, how does that all work? And what do we need to know to integrate our own harmony?  This is a contributed post. To me when I think of health, it is not just physical. Is it to you? I want to insure that my entire being is in a state of higher consciousness. And to me that means, being completely aware of my body, mind and spirit. My thoughts, my body and how it feels, and…

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Difficulty Concentrating at Work, What Might it Be?

Difficulty Concentrating at Work, What Might it Be?

Difficulty concentrating at work? Wow, we know what that can feel like. Let’s talk about what might it be that is causing this difficulty. None of us are supermen or women. Sometimes we find that no matter our best intentions or working effort, that circumstances do not adapt how we would like them to. This can become intensely lethargy-inducing, as we’re often inclined to throw our hands up and wonder what the point is. So finding out what is causing the…

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Abuse of the elderly, Signs to Look For

Abuse of the elderly, Signs to Look For

  When placing our elderly relatives in care homes, we expect a standard of care and consideration. We expect them to be respected, looked after, cherished and to have their golden chapter of life one worth living. We often make the decision to bring them to a community like this so they can take care of themselves more appropriately, and perhaps mitigate a health condition they are experiencing. Of course, from time to time we hear on the news stories…

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Does Living with Disability Have to Impact my Independence?

Does Living with Disability Have to Impact my Independence?

   Does living with Disability have to impact my independence? Disability, illnesses, and regular aging can all have an impact on your ability to look after yourself. These challenges often make life very hard, turning the simplest tasks into monumental jobs, leaving people to rely on others to look after them. In this position, though, most people won’t want to have someone else handling their life for them. Instead, they will want to maintain independence, regardless of what they are…

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EMPOWERMENT, TIPS TO LIVING SUCCESSFULLY

EMPOWERMENT, TIPS TO LIVING SUCCESSFULLY

Empowerment, and living successfully. It’s a struggle for many of us. Isn’t it?  With so many things in our lives pulling us in all different directions, we need to have a focus. Otherwise, we can be left wondering what to do, and left unsure of what we should be doing in our lives. Work, health, mental health, and the people we surround ourselves with, can all have an impact on us as well, and we can be left feeling down…

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Through My Mother’s Eyes

Through My Mother’s Eyes

  Through my mother’s eyes. Ahh, its that time again, the upcoming anniversary of my mother leaving this plane. And although my spiritual self is always in contact with her, there is still this sense of missing her presence. Lately though I am drawn to wondering how it all looked through my mother’s eyes. And how also coincidental that her death happened at a season’s change, autumn, the season of entering deep introspection and change? THE TIME OF COMING UP DEFINES…

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New Wheelchair User? Here are some tips!

New Wheelchair User? Here are some tips!

    New Wheelchair User? So many new things to learn. Here are some tips to help make that adjustment time easier. If you are a new wheelchair user, the process of adjusting can be a long one. In some ways, your life will be improved exponentially by the change; the move into a wheelchair opens a new world to you, and provides mobility that you may have otherwise struggled to achieve. On the other hand, there is usually a…

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Reasons to become a phlebotomist

Reasons to become a phlebotomist

Reasons to become… a phlebotomist?  Looking for a new career? And wondering about different options? Have you thought about becoming a phlebotomist? Do you know the reasons to become a phlebotomist? I know that might indeed sound a bit strange. But in reality, anything in the medical field is an evergreen position that means you will always have a job. Just like a nurse! A phlebotomist, is someone who is a vampire.No only kidding. Its a person trained in using…

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