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Acceptance vs. Settling

Acceptance Diagnosis Attitude

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#1 Beau's Mom

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 11:47 PM

I just saw this article and found it enlightening.

 

http://blogs.psychce...settling-apart/


I am not a human being trying to have a spiritual experience; I am a spiritual being having a (sometimes difficult) human experience.

 

 


#2 Annikin

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Posted 12 June 2014 - 06:25 PM

Thanks Dianne- I agree.



#3 New normal

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Posted 17 June 2014 - 09:35 PM

Thought provoking..insightful..thank you for posting.
Dx'd 6/13 @ 66 by MDS with sub linquil L dopa challenge. Meds: Carbidopa/l dopa 50/200 5x in 24 hr
4/15, reaction in 6 mos to Amantadine 100 mg 2x per day.
DaT scan '13, normal. MRI '13, normal. DaT scan '13 repeat, normal. DaT scan '14, normal. DaT scan '15, normal.
Symptoms: 90% - 100% controlled: bilateral body tremors, chin tremor, tongue tremor, rt leg drag, balance, slow movement, cognitive/speech, apathy, executive function, autonomic systems. Patient to Neuro, "Next appt, on or off meds?" Neuro to patient, "ON meds...you are too scary when off!" <smile>

DH: dx'd PD 4/15 @ 70 by MDS with l dopa challenge by prescription. DaT scan, '15, normal. Meds: 25/100 mg carbidopa/ L dopa, 6x per 24 hr. Now being evaluated by VA for "agent orange" PD.




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