Monthly Archives: October 2010

The History of Halloween

Taken from History.com Halloween, celebrated each year on October 31, is a mix of ancient Celtic practices, Catholic  and Roman religious rituals and European folk traditions that blended together over time to create the holiday we know today. Straddling the line between fall … Continue reading

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A Sample of Celtic Woman

Here is a great song my Celtic Woman – O America. We should feel honard that these beautiful women from ireland can sing such a heart felt song about our country. Just listening to them, relaxes me and makes me feel better. … Continue reading

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Breast Health: Mammograms, Clinical Exams and Self-Exams

By Pam Stephan, About.com Guide  Timing Your Exams for Most Effectiveness    You have three important ways to maintain breast health and monitor changes. Knowing how and when you need to use them makes these tools most effective. Mammograms The … Continue reading

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6 Breast Cancer Symptoms that Most Women Don’t Know About

By Lisa Fayed, About.com Guide Breast that is warm to the touch: A breast that always feel warm, sometimes hot to the touch is a symptom of inflammatory breast cancer, a dangerous and rare type od the disease. Flat or … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer Symptoms

By Pam Stephan, About.com Guide – Updated October 04, 2010 Symptoms of Early Stage Breast Cancer, Advanced Disease, and Recurrence   Why You Need To Know About Breast Cancer Symptoms Breast cancer begins in a cell, which divides and multiplies … Continue reading

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Let me know what you do to unwind and relax and WIN!!!!

I know with Fibromyalgia, we are not supposed to get stressed.  Well, that’s kind of hard now a days with the economy, my husband and I expecting our first child, starting a new business venture, etc. I try to relax … Continue reading

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Swollen Glands With Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

By Adrienne Dellwo, Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Guide – Wednesday October 13, 2010 Q: “In your conversations with all of these people who have FMS do you ever come across swollen glands in the neck and under the jaw line? I get a … Continue reading

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FDA Rejects GHB for Fibromyalgia

By Emily P. Walker, Washington Correspondent, MedPage Today Published: October 11, 2010   WASHINGTON — The FDA has told Jazz Pharmaceutical it can’t approve sodium oxybate (JZP-6), also known as GHB, in its current form for treating fibromyalgia. The FDA listed … Continue reading

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Vitamin Information

Why You Need To Take An Optimal Daily Allowance Multivitamin/Mineral Formula Many so-called experts will tell you not to worry about taking vitamins if you are eating a balanced diet.  Unfortunately, dieting alone can’t provide enough essential vitamins and minerals … Continue reading

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Countdown-to-the-Holidays Planner: Week 1

By Arianne Cohen Posted October 15, 2010 from Woman’s Day; November 1, 2010 Remember last year’s holidays? Mine included lots of family fun…and the grocery store manager personally escorting me to the checkout 10 minutes after the store closed on … Continue reading

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