Beverly G Roberts

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8 Things You Shouldn't Say If Someone You Love Has Depression

And what you can say instead.<p>When your partner is dealing with depression, you want to be as supportive and loving as possible. But it’s hard to know what to say or how to help, especially if you’ve never experienced depression firsthand.<p>Starting a conversation with your significant other is …

Fibromyalgia Neuroinflammation Study May Highlight Key Factor in Chronic Pain

Inflammation – Neuro and OtherwiseInflammation has become an increasingly important topic in fibromyalgia. It’s clear that “central sensitization” – …

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

New York City

What's to know bout proctalgia fugax?

Proctalgia fugax refers to the sudden onset of severe pain in the rectum area, which can last from seconds to minutes. The pain is sporadic and can …

High Blood Pressure

Legendary Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Reveals Buddhism's Secret to Achieving Enlightenment, In 10 Steps

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? We’ve been sharing some of his wisdom lately here and the response has been tremendous.<p>We collected some of his most …

The queer life of chronic pain

<i>Brittany’s been bad. She is a drag queen and a rat. She comes from California and was born in 1994, amidst soft cyber sounds. Her debut novel,</i> OOLA<i>, will be published by The Borough Press (HarperCollins) in the UK and by Henry Holt in the US and Canada, both in 2017. She is working on a new novel</i> …

How to Create a Back and Neck Pain Relief Kit

<i>How to pack a neck and back pain toolbox to help cope with muscle pain without medication. While medication can be a life saver, there are times in</i> …

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25 Of The Best Places Online To Buy Bras For Big Boobs

Step one: Get properly fitted. Step two: Buy bras from these brands.

21 Little Ways To Be Happier In 2017

We're guessing you need it after 2016.

Mental Health

Netflix Has Finally Added a Download Feature

Our prayers have been answered: Netflix just made the life-altering announcement that subscribers will now be able to download movies and shows from the streaming service to watch offline. Airplanes will never be the same again.<p>The feature is available to all users worldwide on the iOS and Android …

29 thoughtful, handmade gifts you can buy at Etsy

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Take holiday gifts, for example. Weeding through a seemingly endless number of "gifts for him," "gifts for her," "personalized gifts," …

The Problem With Expired Medication

A ccidental drug overdoses are surprisingly common. From 2006 to 2011, unintentional poisonings from prescription opioids alone accounted for 138,603 …

Pharma

Get Your Monogram Fix in a Hurry With Brook & York

Y.E.S.<p>The pleasure of monogrammed jewelry—a personalized token that speaks to the woman wearing it—typically comes with the pain point of waiting (and waiting) for it to be made and shipped out. And if you're the type of shopper who wants what she wants and wants it <i>now</i>, it can feel even …

Rhode Island

Real Girl Reactions to Khloé Kardashian's Good American Jeans

<b>UPDATE</b>: The KarJenner effect is REAL. Similarly to Kylie Jenner’s lip kits, Khloé Kardashian’s Good American jeans sold out <i>very</i> quickly. But luckily, …

19 Highly Suspect Products That Actually Work

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From 80s monster hunting to brain-eating space ants, Amazon, Netflix and Walter Presents have a lot to offer this season<p>The buzziest show of the year, Stranger Things is an unrepentant love letter to the 1980s. The story – essentially The Goonies Go Monster Hunting – is sharp and suspenseful, but …

TV

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

9 Beauty Products You're Better Off Buying from the Drugstore

Because not everything is worth the splurge.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>4528<p>4.5K<p>SHARES<p>Let's face it: As beauty-obsessed as we all might be, many …

Makeup

Online Support Group for Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Launched

Livesupportgroup.com is expanding the number of its weekly peer to peer support groups on April 14, 2016, at 8 PM EST; with the addition of the …

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Articles about map it out turn any place world poster on Dwell.com - Dwell

Much like the realms of interior design and architecture, the art world can be an intimidating place.<p>Though it's not typical, building a home underground can offer an alternative way of living that may fit with the lifestyle...<p>Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks …

Here’s How to DIY the Best Body Scrub for Your Skin

Body scrub is one of those beauty products that doesn't need to have 87 ingredients to do its thing. In fact, to hear Sarah Buscho—co-founder of …

12 Bloggers Share Tips for Reducing Fibromyalgia Symptoms

<i>I am a problem solver by nature, so when I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia two years ago, I obsessively researched information on the best strategies</i> …

Our 10 Most Shared Fibromyalgia Articles of 2015

Can you believe the New Year is already here? As slow as the days can go when you have fibromyalgia, it always surprises me how quickly the year …

The 'hidden airport' travel hack could save you as much as 80% on flights

But a new travel website called Tripdelta says it has created a unique algorithm that can save travelers as much as 80% on flight prices compared with those found on the bigger websites.<p>The website, which has been in the works for over two years, was put together by a team of developers who created …

7 Strategies to Relieve Chronic Pain

View image | gettyimages.com<p>Chronic pain is different from acute pain. Acute, sudden pain is a signal to fight or flee, to struggle or run. Chronic pain by contrast is not an adaptive survival response but a nuisance, a defense gone wrong. It's like those car alarms in your neighborhood going off …

My eight-week challenge: Focus more on breathing, less on pain

There is nothing godly about the Goddess pose in yoga. It's a squat and it burns. In a recent hatha yoga class, the instructor made us hold the Goddess pose for a serious chunk of time. I thought my thighs and glutes were going to burst into flames.<p>But instead of giving up and abandoning the pose, …