Pondering Panic

“For me, a panic attack is almost a violent experience. I feel disconnected from reality. I feel like I’m losing control in a very extreme way. My heart pounds really hard, I feel like I can’t get my breath, and there’s an overwhelming feeling that things are crashing in on me.” “It started 10 yearsContinue reading “Pondering Panic”

The Ultimate Loneliness

  “I lie awake. I am like a lonely bird on a housetop.”  Psalm 102:7, NCV   “The first time I defended myself, no one helped me; everyone left me. May they be forgiven.”      2 Timothy 4:16, NCV ___________________________________ The Bible is very sensitive and aware of the difficulties of loneliness.  Many in its pages,Continue reading “The Ultimate Loneliness”

When Demons Rule People

by Julie Anne Fidler, BB Weekly Contributor    1 They went across the lake to the region of the Gerasenes.[a] 2 When Jesus got out of the boat, a man with an impure spirit came from the tombs to meet him. 3 This man lived in the tombs, and no one could bind him anymore, notContinue reading “When Demons Rule People”

Tourette Syndrome: Know The Basics

“Dropping F Bombs” ******* Tourette’s disorder, or Tourette syndrome (TS) as it is frequently called, is a neurologic syndrome. The essential feature of Tourette’s are multiple tics that are sudden, rapid, recurrent, non-rhythmic, stereotypical, purposeless movements or vocalizations.    What are the symptoms of Tourette syndrome?   Both multiple motor and one or more vocalContinue reading “Tourette Syndrome: Know The Basics”