No Pain Principle #4: Rebuild Capacity

Reduce stress, increase energy, and resolve pain

The act of performing aerobic exercise directly influences our stress response. As a side effect of our increasing heart rate during exercise, our heart secretes a hormone called atrial natrieuretic peptide. When this hormone reaches the brain, it directly reduces the impact of the stress response. Additionally, aerobic exercise promotes reduced tension in your muscles, […]

NEW Ground Neuro Coffee!!

Better Coffee, Better Brain

As you all know, I’m a huge fan of Neuro Coffee as part of morning ritual because of it’s health effects on the brain. Make new neurons and save the one’s you already have just by drinking your regular morning brew. Too easy! It’s time for an upgrade. I knew this was coming but had to […]

Foundations: Building Resilience

Patient:  “I feel great!” [Long pause… furrowed brow] Patient:  “What do I do now?” Bill:  “Establish a foundation of resilience, and then build resistance.” Webster’s dictionary defines resilience as the ability to become strong, healthy, and more successful again after something bad happens. It also includes the ability of something to return to its original […]

Planning Success: My Morning Ritual Updates and Recommendations

As I write this it is a quiet Sunday morning. I’m nearing the end of my personal morning ritual with a solid day planned to get some things done. I’m certain that I’ll have a successful day because I know what I need to do to be successful today. I planned my Sunday yesterday. There […]