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Lana B.

Ohio 44114
When contemplating about writing an “about me” section that would talk about my diagnoses and the effect that they have had on my life. Every time I start to type, I am not sure what it is that I want to say. I just know that what I have to say has to have a profound effect on those... Full Bio
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I don’t think I would change a thing by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis There was a time in my life when I wanted nothing more than to focus on my career.  At some level, I still want to be successful in my career but at the same tok ... Read on »
Review of Use Your Mind to Heal Your Body by Henry Grayson by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Henry Grayson , a psychologist, knows that each of us wants a happy and healthy life.  However, as human beings we have this belief that we somehow do not deser ... Read on »
Strange Things Happen to Me by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I am still completely dumbfounded by what happened last Thursday.  If you recall I had mentioned a medical procedure I was having on Thursday afternoon.  That me ... Read on »
What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis We have all heard the saying “what doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger.” It was the German philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche who famously said, “That which d ... Read on »
My Mother by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I am writing about my mother today.  The reason I am is because I find myself in the middle of a health scare that involves a lot of patience.  Next week, I am g ... Read on »
Review of Carex Products by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis I recently received some great products from the people at Carex Health Brands (through Crier Communications) for me to use and blog about. Carex Health Bran ... Read on »
One Hurdle Overcome: What is in store for me next? by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis  A chapter in my life closed yesterday.  It was the chapter that involved financial discord and it finally came to an end. I thought I would either laugh or cr ... Read on »
Finding Your Own Normal by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis One of things that always stands out when I read other blogs and even my own posts is this idea of trying to be normal as we struggle with chronic illnesses. Aft ... Read on »
Adequate by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis   Having made the decision to remove a particular person from my life all together hasn’t been easy especially when that person wants to continue to make my ... Read on »
Book Review: THE GOOD FATHER by Diane Chamberlain by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis   Welcome to the May 4 stop on the BookTrib Book Tour of Diane Chamberlain’s thriller The Good Father . My post includes an excerpt and ... Read on »
Moving Forward by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis   We all have events and people in our lives that have such a strong effect on us that they keep us from moving forward.  In my life, I have found that if I ... Read on »
They are not little forever by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis As I drove into work today, I thought about how fast my boys were growing up.  It is like all I had to was blink and today came.  My older son is 12, going on 20 ... Read on »
Review of The Minefields by Steven C. Eisner‏ by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Welcome to stop #25 on The Minefields Blog Tour !!!  My stop involves an excerpt from the book and a review.   Excerpt from The Minefields : “I was ... Read on »
Trudeau Stress Less Product Line Review and Giveaway by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Just in time for Arthritis Awareness Month (May 2012), the good people at sent me products from their newest line of food preparation tools for review.  These k ... Read on »
Learning from experience isn’t as easy as it sounds by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis This past weekend I found myself struggling with a very painful and exhausting flare-up.  It has been quite some time since I have encountered a flare this bad s ... Read on »
Contentment by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis   Dictionary.com defines contentment as satisfaction; ease of mind or the act of making contentedly satisfied. Before RA and fibro came into my life all thos ... Read on »
Live Chat with Henry Grayson, Ph.D. by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis Please follow the instructions below on how to register for this book chat.  I have no affiliation with the author or publisher.  I plan on doing a unpaid book r ... Read on »
God Works in Mysterious Ways by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis This weekend went by pretty quickly.  It was fairly good one and I spent most of Sunday in the comfort of my own home.  On Saturday, however, I had a blast from ... Read on »
I am healing by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis As I drove into work this morning, I thought about my brother and I smiled.  I didn’t cry – I smiled.  I still miss him and I still hate that he is gone but his me ... Read on »
What if my life had gone as I had originally planned? by Lana B. Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Arthritis   My heath activist challenge ended faster than I expected. I got side tracked with life and my personal commitments. I guess I should have expected that since ... Read on »