Tingling toes

Tingling toes   Do your toes tingle? Do you have a pins and needles type of pain in your feet? It may be diabetic neuropathy. Diabetic neuropathy is one of the main signs of having Type II diabetes in adults who never had Type I Diabetes. It could be something else. In any case, scoot to the nearest doctor as soon as possible. What is Type II diabetes? It is a medical condition that occurs when...

April 26th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Hooray for Spring Break!!!!

Spring is around the corner! Spring Break Today is Easter Sunday. For some, like the super sensitive members of my old church, it is Resurrection Sunday. For others, however, it marks something even more anticipated. Spring Break!!! Woohooo!!!! Wait, I work during spring break. Oh well, that is okay. In the past, I enjoyed many days off in the sun and sand. Ramen noodle lunches, mac and cheese dinners,...

March 27th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Calming Down

  Calming Down     It’s March 19, 2016 and I am in the emergency room with my bff Tebby. Today I volunteered to hang out with her while she waits for a doctor to see her son Darius. It is not an emergency per se. However we came to the emergency room because Darius is a special needs child and requires special assistance. Darius has autism. He was diagnosed at around three years of...

March 26th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Hot Cold Hot = Pneumonia Weather

Pneumonia… Transitional weather opportunist It was snowing last week, then hit 60 and then 49 and raining. I thought today would be a great day to repost this blog while researching my new one.   Hi there GlobalMusic4 Life fans! Ahhh the weather… fun isn’t it? Here in Chicago, it gets warm then cold then warm then snow then rain then I just want to stay in bed and sleep like a bear until...

March 13th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Favorite teachers

Do you remember your favorite teacher? Do you remember why that person was your favorite teacher? I had several, but one comes to mind immediately: Ms. Kaplan.  I loved her, despite the fact that she gave me a spanking for chewing gum in class. Poor dear, she didn’t know I got “whoppings” at home and those little taps almost tickled.  In any case she turned me on to science.  She made me feel...

March 7th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Searching for the “Keys to Happiness”

Keys to happiness   Hello GlobalMusic4 Life fans! What are the keys to happiness? Do you know? Me neither. However, there are a lot of folks on the web who would swear on a can of beans that they do. I don’t think anyone has the definitive answer. If there were, well, someone would be a trillionaire and instead of long lines for Apple products or Garrets popcorn, there would be a line for folks...

March 1st, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Be nice to tiny friends….

Be nice to tiny friends -No not your best buddy who is only 5 ft tall. I am thinking about all of the lovely little organisms living in your body who help you! “The Probiotic bandwagon” Hello fellow GlobalMusic4 Life fans! With all of this talk about the Ebola ( now it is the Zika!) virus, I thought I would briefly chat about little friends who help us! Probiotics are the latest trend in the foodie...

February 28th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

Melissa @ GM4L

Originally from GM4L App Blog 9/14 As I work on my newest blog, I got this out from the GM4L archives. GlobalMusic4 Life, at it’s core is all about health education and wellness. This new blog will endeavor to discuss health related issues, from the news, recent research, social media, or just items we feel may be of interest to our readers. Positive and forward thinking ideas are always welcome...

February 25th, 2016 by Melissa Mitchell 

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Dr. Kiki Hurt Puts Art Into Medicine, and Medicine Into Art… (more…) Tweet This Post
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