Podcast

The Harsh Realities of Congenital Lyme – Episode #047

 Our special and anonymous guest today shines a light on the emotional side of parenting kids with congenital Lyme. Parents all over the world are waged in a battle for the lives of their kids.   Talking Points- Chronic pain Seizures Confusion Loss Educational barriers Medical poverty Fatigue Isolation Fear Rage Despair Lack Survival Disability […] Read more…

046 Parenting With Chronic Lyme Disease

Talking Points: Reconnecting with your kids in the aftermath of being in survival mode. Tackling chores as a household. Recognize that any “system” is only as good as the person managing it. (Consider giving that responsibility to someone who is capable of implementing, training and following up with the chores) Everything we face is either […] Read more…

045 Recovering From Grief And PTSD from Chronic Lyme Disease

Talking Points: Managing the anxiety that comes from PTSD. Changing and growing on the emotional side of things. Understanding that everything (tasks, conversations, events) is much harder than it once was. Shifting my verbiage from negative self-talk into positive self-talk and carrying it with me throughout the day. Flooding-Be aware of how it affects you. Game changer-Celebrating small wins, […] Read more…

Juggling Family and Finances With Chronic Lyme

When do you need to act on behalf of your spouse? In order to become a caregiver-you end up dropping something else, homes, jobs, etc. What I would have done differently. Acknowledging that things are not getting better, and start learning new skills: laundry, grocery shopping, meal planning, family finance. You can’t “work” your way […] Read more…

041 Living Beyond Brain Fog

There is so much evidence on the destructive nature of concussions. The movie “Concussion” shows the long-term effects of living with brain damage. But did you know that Lyme-brain or brain-fog is real and bears similarities to concussions? It is true! This episode was born out of the often tearful conversation between two brain damaged individuals. Both who were […] Read more…

040 Create A Fighting Mindset

~ Many people come to a place where they realize that if they want to take back control of their health, things will have to change. For many people, that realization comes at a time when they are at their weakest, after years of fatigue and suffering. That was Heather. But it isn’t anymore. She […] Read more…

Turning TRAUMA into Transformation

Subtitle: The MINDSET for Personal Transformation Talking Points: Coping with “Trauma” without SHAME. It was time for radical change. Making a decision to FIGHT for yourself. Creating BOUNDARIES that empower you to HEAL. Happiness vs. Joy Harnessing freedom within your MINDSET. On the journey to WHOLENESS. Divorce what no longer serves you, on your path towards […] Read more…

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