Alaska Physical Therapy celebrates 20 years of pain relief.

...Skidmore-Erickson, PT has been relieving pain and helping her clients rehabilitate...find relief from the aches and pains of aging, "By making sure...system you can make aging more pain free. We have a program where...give immediate back or neck pain relief, "The ability to cure...

Soccer season preview: Hot start to the season

...a combined total of 29 goals over two games, while the Kenai boys did the same with a combined score of 14-0, so growing pains are being felt for Kodiak, but most coaches are happy to be playing a new opponent, even if it means taking the daylong ferry...

Poem: Sadness

SadnessVicki FruichantieMy heart is heavyCan't find words to explain the pain I feel.Within me, time appears to stand still. My body does not care to move. I do not care. I breathe in and breathe out...

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...stepped into her shower to help ease the discomfort of stomach pains, she never expected to emerge with a newborn.The Des Moines...decided to shower Wednesday when she suffered recurring stomach pains. Within minutes, she had given birth to a healthy 6-pound...

An Outdoor View: That got me thinking

...squeezed in an interesting conversation about pain, and that got me to thinking.The word "pain" reminds me of living in Anchorage, where...present dentist asked me if I thought fish felt pain. I told him I wasn't sure."I think they...

Poem: The Passing of the Rain

...distance I see sunshine, feel the warmth upon my face.Every moment getting closer, my heart begins to race.This never ending love we share, will stop this storm of pain.For ever with you in my heart, brings the passing of the rain.

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Unhinged Alaska: Willie's little dark cloud

...Btfsplk who's the world's most loving friend and worst jinx who always travels with a dark cloud over his head. He can be a pain in the butt but he always there when you need him.Turk and I are lucky like that. Nick can be reached at ncvarney@gmail...

My mother prescribed aspirin for whatever ailed her children.

...seem to have lost their effectiveness on me now. Having been plied with so many pills for so many years, my body is immune to pain relief in general.That wasn't the worse of it. Mama's medicine cabinet held other miracle cures that were meant to help...

Lawmakers discuss right-to-die legislation

...kidney dialysis, and at 104 years old told hospice workers that he was ready to go. They could provide morphine to ease his pain, but not enough to let him end his life, Seaton said."At what point does the nanny state take over and say, 'No, you...

Poet's Corner: My Two Husbands

...forefront in his mind. I love him at his worst....... pain wracked mood swings, lies, hateful words, and loud outbursts...friends around to seemingly care. Withdrawing into himself, pain ridden, trapped, feeling all alone... A single pill away...

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