Tag: Health

Pursuing Health in an Anxious Age

It seems like the more control we gain over our physical well-being, the more we want to control — and the more it scares it when we can’t! But what if we’ve been approaching our healthcare all wrong? As frail, mortal humans we place a premium on physical health. We want to be healthy and whole. […]

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Your Health Is Not Everything

We place such a premium on physical health. We spend money on gym memberships, workout equipment, quality running shoes, and music to run by. We count calories, carbs, and sugars, and worry about choosing the right kinds of fat. We drink green smoothies, research symptoms online until we’re paranoid, and stock up on supplements that promise younger, […]

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My Life with Chronic Illness (Wegener’s Granulomatosis)

Life with chronic illness is an adventure. Not a fun one, but a long and challenging one that is constantly changing and evolving. It’s filled with doctors, tests, medications, a bit of guessing, some experimentation, and a whole lot of prayer. I should know — I’ve been living with chronic illness since 2007. I was […]

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