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Chronic Illness Q&A with Dr. B.

The purpose of this blog and the entire website is to provide evidence-based information on how to live a vibrant, meaningful life while living with chronic health challenges or other life challenges. Every Tuesday I post a new, very brief video from my presentations or interviews. Every Friday this Q&A column appears. Here is this […]

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Chronic Illness Q&A with Dr. B.

This question & answer column is for people living with chronic health challenges and their family caregivers, who want to learn to increase the odds of improving their health by learning to live with mastery & wellbeing. I invite you to post your questions in the comments box below. When I get a certain number […]

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Video: Mind and Health Seminar by Larry Berkelhammer, PhD at UCSF Medical Center

Video: Mind and Health Seminar by Larry Berkelhammer, PhD at UCSF Medical Center

Discussion of the power of the mind to improve physiological functioning, subjective well-being, and health. Case studies were presented to offer specific examples of instances where the power of the mind dramatically influenced positive health outcomes. This talk will include stories of people who have recovered unexpectedly from chronic and life-threatening diseases, and what they […]

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Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 4 of 4)

Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 4 of 4)

Dr. Berkelhammer recently sat down with Chris Furbee. Chris tested positive for the inherited brain disorder, Huntington’s Disease (HD). Chris decided to gain control of his life and has been continually striving to be a positive influence in his own life and the lives of others. He finished his documentary, “Huntington’s Dance”, which documents his […]

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Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 3 of 4)

Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 3 of 4)

Dr. Berkelhammer recently sat down with Chris Furbee. Chris tested positive for the inherited brain disorder, Huntington’s Disease (HD). Chris decided to gain control of his life and has been continually striving to be a positive influence in his own life and the lives of others. He finished his documentary, “Huntington’s Dance”, which documents his […]

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Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 2 of 4)

Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 2 of 4)

Dr. Berkelhammer recently sat down with Chris Furbee. Chris tested positive for the inherited brain disorder, Huntington’s Disease (HD). Chris decided to gain control of his life and has been continually striving to be a positive influence in his own life and the lives of others. He finished his documentary, “Huntington’s Dance”, which documents his […]

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Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 1 of 4)

Video: Interview with Chris Furbee (part 1 of 4)

Dr. Berkelhammer recently sat down with Chris Furbee. Chris tested positive for the inherited brain disorder, Huntington’s Disease (HD). Chris decided to gain control of his life and has been continually striving to be a positive influence in his own life and the lives of others. He finished his documentary, “Huntington’s Dance”, which documents his […]

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In Your Own Hands – Mindfulness Meditation Aids Health

Every Monday, my blog post “In Your Own Hands” is where I’ll be featuring articles I find interesting or that I think are a good resource to help you take charge of your health. What articles have you read recently that caught your attention? Leave a comment and let me know.  Mind Over Matter: Can […]

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In Your Own Hands – 5 Ways to Never Be Stressed Again

Every Monday, my blog post “In Your Own Hands” is where I’ll be featuring articles I find interesting or that I think are a good resource to help you take charge of your health. What articles have you read recently that caught your attention? Leave a comment and let me know.  Pain & Dread in […]

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In Your Own Hands – Are Mindfulness Benefits Too Good to Be True?

Every Monday, my blog post “In Your Own Hands” is where I’ll be featuring articles I find interesting or that I think are a good resource to help you take charge of your health. What articles have you read recently that caught your attention? Leave a comment and let me know.  Are Mindfulness Benefits Too […]

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