19 Symptoms Of Dyspraxia That Aren’t Just “Being Clumsy”

Here’s a running list of what I did by accident in the past 24 hours: I spilled boiling water on my big toe. I left my credit card in a Thai restaurant. I tried on two white T-shirts and discovered stains on both. I nearly fell out of the shower while shaving my leg. None…

How you know you’re not the narcissist: your proof

‘How do I know I’m not the narcissist???’ I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard this frantic question. But let me tell you. Asking yourself this is a testament to the fact that the narcissist is inside your head, and the abuse is working. It’s also clear evidence that you are simply not…

4 Foods Neuropathy(Nerve Pain) Sufferers Must Avoid

Peripheral Neuropathy is one of the most misunderstood conditions around, leading to pain, discomfort and disability for millions of Americans. In fact according to the Neuropathy Association over 20 Million people in the United States suffers with peripheral neuropathy which breaks down to about 1 in 5. Medical treatments have been primarily focused on symptom…

TIP SHEET: NEUROPATHIC FACE PAIN AND TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA

All tips are in the patient’s own words. These tips are anecdotal only and are not endorsed by FPA. They are intended for information purposes only, to supplement a visitor’s general knowledge. It is not intended to replace or in any way supplement or qualify the services of a qualified medical professional and/or other appropriate…

6 Potential Complications of Neuropathy and How to Help Treat Them

The nerve damage that results in neuropathy (also known as peripheral neuropathy) not only causes symptoms such as pain, numbness, tingling, burning sensations, muscle weakness, incontinence, or erectile dysfunction. It can also lead to disfiguring or life-altering complications, so the underlying cause requires early detection and treatment. Symptoms of neuropathy depend on whether autonomic, sensory, or motor nerves…

Stop Punishing Kids For Having ADHD

I see and read about it every day, parents asking each other, “What consequences or punishment should I give my child with ADHD so that they will…” Parents and teachers are excellent at coming up with punishments.  Everything from writing sentences to missing recess or other “rewards” that they think will suddenly inspire a kid…

12 Things Good Men Do That Narcissists Can’t Ever Offer You

There are many things that separate narcissists and other toxic people from what we consider to be ‘good men.’ These things are really important to be aware of since most narcissists are, as I like to call them ‘wolves in sheep’s clothing.’ Narcissists will start off as the perfect man. They will come in and…

Multiple Sclerosis: ‘You don’t die from MS, you die with it’

The then 42-year-old was lying in a hospital bed after having lost sensation in the left side of her body. She thought it a really bad inner-ear infection or that something was wrong with her neck. But what began as general fatigue and vertigo actually turned out to be symptoms of MS. “The doctors were…

11 Must-Know Tips For Dealing With A Partner With ADHD

ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) isn’t funny or cute or quirky like it’s often portrayed. It’s not just a case of being distracted or antsy. It’s a serious condition that can make life extremely difficult. Being in a relationship with someone with ADHD is both wonderful and challenging, but if you want to have any…