I am a Zebra!!

Q. Has anyone ever correctly diagnosed someone? answered by Leslie Jean Rhodes, CCU/ICU, OB, Neonatal, Geriatrics, ER& Trauma ER, Med Surg Sure. I approached a family at Wal-Mart. The husband was about 6′4″, and solid. The wife about 5′ tall with a baby in the cart seat. I had to stop her. He kept on […]

How to Pick Glasses that Work with Your Face

by ELYSE HAUSER  Three-quarters of American adults need corrective lenses of some sort. For those who choose glasses, the frames become an integral part of their look. But how do you find the best frames to suit your face? Different Frame Types for Different Faces Many overly simple guides promise to sync up particular frame […]

Why can’t someone just snap out of depression?

answered by Milos Vukotic, I had experience with severe depression Disclaimer: I’m not a psychiatrist, psychologist or anyone who’s expertise is related to mental health, but I have had experience with severe depression in the past and I have researched quite a lot about mental health over the years. Also, I’ll be assuming that by […]

Why do some narcissists turn ugly and mean so quickly?

Ken Heilbrunn, former Retired Radiologist (1984-2012) Your question hits at one of the most important aspects of this disorder, one that professionals deliberately look for in making a diagnosis of narcissistic personality disorder (NPD), as opposed to something else. I hope you read the posts by Elinor Greenberg. She trained and worked at the Masterson […]

The First Line of Defence

Originally posted on CareSA:
Einstein said   “Our sense of wonder is our sense of God” I couldn’t agree more.  I love the sense of wonder, as it gives me a feeling of  my horizons being extended. I had this feeling, believe it or not, while reading and researching the benefits of Coenzyme Q 10  –…

A Surprising Deficiency Caused This Man’s Heart to Fail

BY SYDNEY LONEY No one at the hospital had seen anything like it before. The patient: Alberto*, a 33-year-old lab technician in Chicago The symptoms: Swollen legs and shortness of breath The doctor: Dr. Nir Uriel, director of heart failure, transplant and mechanical circulatory support at the University of Chicago Medicine Alberto was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in […]