Are you ready to live? Really live that feeling good life you desire to live? Thank you for joining me on this episode of the Feeling Good Podcast, it’s great to be alive. On this feel good day we have a special guest, Dr. Phil’s wife, Kim. Kim’s mother recently passed away from brain cancer and she shares ideas to help those who might be struggling to get through a stressful situation and how they can choose to have hope and keep living a meaningful life.
Key Takeaways from This Podcast:
[1:05] Go to carsonnatural.com/resources for a variety of free resources to help you with any health issues you may be dealing with.
[1:33] October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, and this month Dr. Phil will be talking about cancers and how they are destroying people’s lives in a lot of different ways every day.
[2:18] Today’s special guest is Dr. Phil’s wife, Kim.
[3:27] Kim’s mother recently passed away from brain cancer and Kim and her siblings were the primary caregivers of their mother.
[4:06] As Kim took care of her mom and her own family, she knew that she needed to be extra careful with herself due to the extra stress in her life.
[5:54] People can often trace their poor health back to a traumatic or stressful event in their life. This is known as “it happened when…” syndrome.
[7:39] How did Kim handle the stress of helping her mom during her mom’s cancer?
[8:31] Kim talks about how communication helped her cope during this difficult time.
[10:57] The last two words Kim’s mother shared with her before passing away were “peace” and “joy.”
[12:24] Open communication is important when going through a difficult trial. Dr. Phil suggests talking about what is going on rather than holding it inside.
[13:37] Kim said she felt like she had “crazy peace,” because her mother felt peaceful and it was contagious.
[14:48] Kim has a quote on her fridge that reads, “live free” reminding her to talk, share, and love and live the way her mom taught her to live.
[17:03] There is always hope. Even in the wilderness and in brokenness we can look to our Father for strength.
[18:18] Today’s superhero is Dr. Phil’s beautiful wife, Kim, along with his mother-in-law who recently passed away.
[18:27] The greatest joys in life come not from you being lifted by others, but rather by others being lifted by you.
[18:53] Dr. Phil thanks you for listening and for spreading the message of natural health and wellness and for sharing the podcast. Please rate and review the podcast, take a screenshot of your podcast review in iTunes, email it to: [email protected], and Dr. Phil will send you a free copy of his new book, How to Live Until You Die: The 7 Keys to Living Happy Healthy and Whole.
[20:02] Check out Carson Natural Health on Facebook, and join Dr. Phil every Friday, during the noonday hour, Central Time, for his weekly Facebook Live broadcast called Feeling Good Fridays—broadcast from a different location every week.
[20:48] Have health questions or are you interested in free resources? Visit carsonnatural.com for free resources or for a question, click on the ‘Ask Dr. Phil’ microphone to record your questions or email them to [email protected]
Mentioned in This Episode of The Feeling Good Podcast:
Carson Natural Health & Wellness Consulting – Facebook page
Dr. Laura Washington
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