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Reality Rally Fundraiser to help Michelle’s Place

Reality Rally Fundraiser to help Michelle’s Place w breast cancer patients. 

Please help us raise funds for Michelle’s Place to help them support all the clients who need services during the fight of their lives with breast cancer. Any amount is greatly appreciated. This is my donation link, https://realityrally.givecorps.com/projects/18087-ken-and-barby-s-fundraiser Please donate and thank you” – Ken and Barby

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WHAT IS YOUR CAKE?


cakeWHAT IS YOUR CAKE?

Barby Ingle, President
Power of Pain Foundation
Author * Advocate * Motivational Speaker

Movie Info:
http://cakemovie.net
https://twitter.com/CAKEtheMovie
https://www.facebook.com/cakemovie?ref=hl

What is CAKE? CAKE is something that you can’t do because you are in pain but wanted to accomplish. When I started to watch this movie, I came in with biases of people in the pain community saying how it was all about addiction and not much on chronic pain. Those …

 

Be your own best advocate now to be a stronger healthier person in the future!

When you have a flare or emergency situation, you have to be willing to stand up for yourself.

Case in point 1. I went to a local hospital because I was having severe pain from two kidney stones trying to pass at the same time. I got to the hospital and they brought me back to a er room really quickly. The doctor came in and ordered a urine test and an iv of fluids …

 

My improvements from infusion therapy

People have been asking a lot lately about my improvements from infusion therapy. Here is a brief overview of what it has and hasn’t done for me.

It has significantly helped with:

Constant burning pain

Abnormal hair growth/loss

Blanching

Concentration/ memory

Fever/ Low grade temperature

Headaches

Hearing disturbances

Hypersensitivity

Insomnia

Migraines

Optical migraines

Skin cold/hot

Sleeping

Stiffness/ Range of Motion

Sweating

Swelling

TMJ/face pain

Vomiting

Walking

Slight Improvement seen in:

Balance

Constipation

Dizziness

Fatigue

Muscle …

 

How can women become their own best advocate?

Women can be their own best advocate by taking steps to lead your life. Don’t rely on others to make your decisions, do your research, or keep you organized. Start by speaking up and coordinating with the people in your life. Setting the expectation is so important and although best done at the beginning of a challenge, it is possible to be successful doing this later in the process. To become the Chief of Staff …

 

The Pain Code

The Pain Code; Walking Through the Minefield of the Health System
When it comes to living, the best life you can when faced with a chronic care condition every person has choices. It is a matter of finding the right fit for you. The patient can either let the disease run them or sort through the system and take control of the disease. Coping with a chronic condition takes hope and self-awareness. Through the author’s …

 

Here is the Ketamine Infusion Protocol I use and has worked for me

Here is the Ketamine Infusion Protocol I use and has worked for me.
April 11, 2012 at 2:48pm

Here is the protocol I use
Ketamine Infusion Information
This is based on Barby’s treatments as well as many other patient references. Keep in mind that every patient is different and your doctor is the one to determine what will work best for you.

Pre K-Infusion
Testing
Laboratory
Cardiac
Psychological evaluation

Hospital-based infusions
Five-day in-patient stay
An …

 

SB1385 -We need as many groups & people to let Sen. McComish know there is wide support for this bill among patients & providers

SB1385 -We need as many groups & people to let Sen. McComish know there is wide support for this bill among patients & providers
February 4, 2012 at 9:14pm
Update: 2/17/2012: Unfortunately, Senator Smith decided not to vote yes on this bill and it died. We will try again for the Prior Authorization bill in the next session. A new number will be assigned. We need your support to show that the legislation is wanted …

 

Help get AZ SB 1401 passed. Arizona Patients Need Your Help!

Help get AZ SB 1401 passed. Arizona Patients Need Your Help!
February 9, 2012 at 1:51pm

Update: 2/17/2012: SB1401 will likely go the the senate floor next week. We need you to write or call to the senators before Tuesday 2/21/12. .
SENATOR Phone Email Party District
PIERCE, Steve 602-926-5584 spierce@azleg.gov R 1
JACKSON, Jack 602-926-5862 jjackson@azleg.gov D 2
GOULD, Ron 602-926-4138 rgould@azleg.gov R 3
BURGES, Judy 602-926-5861 jburges@azleg.gov R 4
ALLEN, Sylvia 602-926-5219 sallen@azleg.gov …

 

Please help Stop New Mexico’s SB 159 bill. Write to the Senators by 2/10/12

Please help Stop New Mexico’s SB 159 bill. Write to the Senators by 2/10/12
February 8, 2012 at 2:00pm
2/17/12- update – Thank you everyone who wrote letters for this! New Mexico’s SB 159 was tabled in committee so it looks like the advocacy support was effective! As I understand it a letter that was sent in from a patient advocate was read aloud at the hearing and was very moving and SB 215 passed …