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mellowsong
01-30-13, 12:03 PM
Toni Bernhard J.D.
28 January 2013

Suffering from chronic pain or illness—or, as is often the case, both—can feel like a full-time job. One reason for this is that we must constantly assess and evaluate if we’re managing our health and our relationships as skillfully as possible. This ongoing decision making makes up a major part of the workload in this full-time job—a position we certainly never applied for!

Here are five tough choices we continually face. There aren’t easy answers to the issues they raise: that’s why they’re tough choices.
Read more: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/turning-straw-gold/201301/5-tough-choices-you-face-when-chronically-ill-or-in-pain

sollyb
01-30-13, 04:57 PM
Thanks! This book has been added to my amazon wishlist. Sounds like a good complement to my Jon Kabat_Zinn CD "Mindfulness meditation for pain relief".

ndtobe
01-30-13, 11:01 PM
So true!

I only have a definite answer to Question #3 :)

Julieanne
01-31-13, 12:29 AM
Excellent article! Thanks Mellow.

mellowsong
01-31-13, 11:22 AM
So true! I only have a definite answer to Question #3 :) Totally with you on that one ndtobe :)