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Catherine Patient Expert

Palm Coast, Florida
My name is Catherine Morgan, I'm a writer, nurse, and mother. I'm also living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and other chronic illnesses. I hope this will be a site where patients, family, and medical professionals can find information, ideas, inspiration, and hope.
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Healthy Living: My “Choose You” Update and a Giveaway. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Have you joined the Choose You Movement yet?  It’s a great way to get motivated to make healthy life changes.  Even though it’s through the American Cancer Society, ... Read on »
Why I’m Choosing Me by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Why I’m Choosing Me (cross-posted from the Choose You Blog ) Hi, my name is Catherine Morgan, I’m a single mother of two teenagers (Brian 19, Nicole 16), and th ... Read on »
Fibromyalgia and Skin Sensitivity by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Here is a guest post by Lori at Living Better and Feeling Better Naturally – Fibromyalgia and Skin Sensitivity If you have Fibromyalgia, you probably also suffe ... Read on »
The Secret Life of a Fibromyalgia Patient by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I don’t get a chance to write on this blog as much as I’d like to.  But I just came across a post by a member of BlogHer that was so powerful I just had to share it ... Read on »
CDC Public Service Announcement On Chronic Fatigue Syndrome by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Read the rest of this entry » Read the rest of this entry » Read on »
One Lesson From A Decade Of Fighting Chronic Illness by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome picture by © cloud9999 Grieving For The Loss Of The Person You Once Knew — While Learning To Be The Person You Have Become – by Catherine Morgan There comes a t ... Read on »
Having The Courage To Find Empowerment Through Adversity by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome FINDING EMPOWERMENT THROUGH ADVERSITY — by Catherine Morgan When we are suffering it is very difficult, if not impossible, to see the “light at the end of the tunnel” ... Read on »
UPDATED: Chronic Illness and Depression — What Came First? (see additional information at... by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome picture by © brucecombs CHRONIC ILLNESS AND DEPRESSION — What came first? – by Catherine Morgan If you found out you had Diabetes and became depressed, the doc ... Read on »
Blood Pressure Problems Are Associated With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Monitoring Your Blood... by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome     Why Monitoring Your Blood Pressure Is So Important If You Have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – by Catherine Morgan Not all people with Neuro-Cardiogenic Synco ... Read on »
Don’t Be Fooled By Products Claiming To Cure Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome DON’T BE FOOLED BY PRODUCTS CLAIMING TO CURE CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME. — by Catherine Morgan The only thing that demeans patients suffering from Chronic Fatigue Syndr ... Read on »
How You Can Support Stem Cell Research – And Why You Should by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome With no cure for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or Fibromyagia, Stem Cell Research could be the answer. This is a one minute video that demonstrates what is currently happe ... Read on »
IF YOU CAN….PLEASE DONTATE TO CHRONIC FATIGUE RESEARCH – At The CFIDS Association... by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I found a site today at The CFIDS Association of America, that enables anyone to make a fund raising page for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. So, I went ahead and made one. ... Read on »
Having A Giggle Over Chronic Fatigue Syndrome — The Humorous Side Of CFS and FM. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome JUST A LITTLE SOMETHING I CAME ACROSS TODAY. I GUESS A LITTLE GIGGLE NEVER HURT, AND IF WE CAN’T LAUGH AT OURSELVES, WHO CAN WE LAUGH AT? Hope you get a little giggle ... Read on »
A TEN MINUTE GUIDED MEDITATION by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome TEN MINUTE GUIDED MEDITATION Tip: If you would like to see this video on your full screen…..Click on the lower right corner of the video were it says YouTube ... Read on »
A Meditation Of Affirmations, Inspiration, And Empowerment by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ————————————————————————- ALSO SEE: INFORMATION ON CFS THAT YOU CAN PRINT OUT AND GIVE TO YOUR DOCTOR, WRITTEN BY DOCTORS, FOR DOCTORS. VIDEOS THAT EXPL ... Read on »
Eating Healthy Wont Cure Your Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, But Eating Poorly Will Make It Worse. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Eating Healthy Wont Cure Your CFS, But Eating Poorly Will Make It Worse. — by Catherine Morgan There is no cure for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS and FM), but man ... Read on »
I have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – But I Wont Be Invisible or Silent Anymore. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I will not be invisible anymore. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome has taken a lot from me, but I still have my voice, and I will be heard. With my voice I hope to help bring ... Read on »
Living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. I May Walk Alone – But My Voice Will Not... by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I may walk alone, but my voice will not be broken. Below is a song by Jewel that empowers me, and reminds the world…that only kindness matters. I hope you will l ... Read on »
Living With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Is Hard…But Don’t Quit! by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I came across this inspirational video today, and I thought it would make a nice post. So here it is… Inspirational presentation based on the famous ‘Don’t Quit Poem ... Read on »
One Woman’s Journey Toward Hope — From Broken To BlogHer. by Catherine Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I wanted to share with you my first post as a contributing editor for Health and Wellness at BlogHer.org By Catherine Morgan, 12:21 am, Wed 25 Apr 2007 Hi ev ... Read on »