Guruatma K Khalsa

healing from the inside out

March 7, 2014
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Caregiver seeks yogic tools for loved one with cancer & going through chemotherapy

Guest Post: Siri Kirin/Kathe Forrest Where do I begin? This is a story of sickness and the strong will to survive that could actually be several individual narratives. There are many facets involved in being a caregiver for someone who has more »

March 5, 2014
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Intro to Blog

Through my blog, i am sharing my 60 years of experience, and the tools for self-management which lifted me out of this seemingly-hopeless ‘jungle of my own‘. As a child, i was plagued by serious environmental allergies and herpes simplex more »

March 1, 2014
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Thank a Nurse – How to Move Through the Medical System. What is OUR PART as the chronic or critical illness patient?

I had Cochlear Implant Surgery January 9th, 2014 and just had to send a ‘Thank You’ note to my surgical nurse – he was GREAT; I loved him! Yes, it’s a personal letter, but it could have been written to more »

February 26, 2014
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More about Guruatma & Adaptive Yoga : No Barriers Interview

Read Guruatma’s Inspiring Story & Bio Guruatma talks with Ana Calvo in a No Barriers Interview aired Feb 2014  HCCTV on the topic of Adaptive Exercise. Guruatma talks with Ana about yoga and its benefits, how she believes if you’re breathing you can do yoga and describes more »

February 6, 2014
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Make a Complete List of Your Questions & Concerns for your Chronic/Critical Illness Doctor’s Appointments

Our doctor appointment are SO IMPORTANT, and they’re FAST! So, in order to be fully prepared to take total advantage of the opportunity to meet with my doctor and get all my issues addressed, all my questions answered, I take more »

January 23, 2014
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Cochlear Implant in relation to Relapsing Polychondritis & how my RPC support group ROCKS!

I just posted this today (1-23-13), 15 days post-Coclear Implant surgery in my right ear, to my FB Relapsing Polychondritis Awareness Support Group/family: There were so many RPC considerations in the space of my Cochlear Implant surgery experience : #1 more »

December 21, 2013
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“How am I going to convince my doctor that I’m suffering?” -from one who is dealing with a rheumatological condition yet to be diagnosed

My response: First of all, you’re doing a great job of fending for yourself in a really REALLY challenging arena full of so many unknowns – BESIDES that you’re probably exhausted, feeling desperate and living in an unacceptable amount of pain more »

October 23, 2013
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what happened to ‘the musician who was too tired to sing’? – here’s her testimonial

I had no clue just how very sick she was when she wrote to me (read her inquiry) and said she just couldn’t sing anymore, but after listening to more of  her story and witnessing Sangita/Renee King’s remarkable recovery, I more »

July 18, 2013
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sadhana – daily spiritual practice for those of us challenged by chronic and critical illness

The price of ecstasy is Sadhana.    5-23-84   YB  “SADHANA”- it’s definitely one of the fattest files in my 35-year-old 3HO archive collection, and it’s FULL of Yogi Bhajan’s words reminding us how important sadhana (daily spiritual practice) is and heralding more »

June 12, 2013
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de-mystifying the world of chronic illness – Guruatma helped me design a plan to help me, help my doctors to help me.

i just received this testimonial from a client who was suffering with mysterious symptoms that even her doctor (Primary Care Physician/General Practitioner) didn’t recognize: Guruatma made a world of difference for me.  She totally understands the mystifying world of chronic more »