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Yes, You Can't!: Embracing Limitations Like a Champ

Lifetimes of plucky American can-do determination make us believe that our ill health is something to work extra hard to overcome. "Pain is weakness leaving the body! Blast 'Eye of the Tiger'! Pull yourself up by your bootstraps and for the love of all that is holy, stop puking!" Read More

Yes we can't

Also, what doesn't kill me does not necessarily make me stronger. Some things take but do not give.

Agreed. Motivational phrases

Agreed. Motivational phrases are great but idealistic and often times life is less than ideal.

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