Leveraging a Health Scare

A health scare can be…well, scary. No one likes to get bad news from the doctor. But the truth is, at some time or another, it’s going to happen to all of us. No one rides for free. So the question becomes, how do we manage ourselves when the time comes? The answer, of course, is different for everyone. Maybe you’ve just found out your blood pressure is so high your heart is about to explode. Maybe your doctor has been urging you to lose weight and now you learn that you’ve crossed the line into diabetes. Maybe you’ve just received a diagnosis of cancer. Whatever the case may be, troubling news from a doctor is going to have an effect on our emotional state. Many people will allow themselves to…read more