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Case Study: Some Clients I Will Never Forget

Working in ICU was not only physically draining but always emotionally charged. Especially when I realised I was nursing a friend’s young daughter. She was 15 and a brittle diabetic. As she had reached puberty her disease had escalated. She had been in and out of...

How My Childhood Stress Made Me Sick (And How I Cured Myself)

How My Childhood Stress Made Me Sick (And How I Cured Myself)

When I was a child, I experienced an ACE, or an adverse childhood experience. As a result of this childhood stress, I developed a chronic health condition, which had a severe impact on my life, work and relationships. If you can relate to this, don’t worry, there is a...

Did Childhood Abuse Make You Overweight?

Did Childhood Abuse Make You Overweight?

With the emergence of the Harvey Weinstein debacle and the sexual harassment #metoo hashtag spreading like wildfire across social media, the world is once again reminded that children, women, and men, risk falling prey to sexual predators every day. At the same time,...