Conditions and Diseases: Chronic Illness
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Conditions and Diseases
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Learning to Cope with Chronic Illness
Practical advice to patients and significant others.
Chronic Disease: Forming Healthy Relationships
Advice for doctors and health workers on treatment and support of chronic ill patients. [PDF]
Effectiveness of Self Management with Chronic Disease
Paper discusses core skills, use in educational programs, effects on health status, key ingredients for more efficacy.
Coping with Long-term Physical Illness and Pain
Short explanation to counselors on defense mechanisms and coping styles of patients.
Coping with Chronic Illness
An academic paper discusses illness in terms of stages, with a description of each in terms of its relevance to patients.
Expert Patients Programme for Long-term Patients
Self-management course for confidence, skills and knowledge to manage chronic health conditions. Provides newsletter, explanation of program, people's views.
Coping with Chronic Illness and Depression
How to recognize depression and when to consult the doctor.
Coping with a Chronic Illness in your Family
Advice to family members, including communication, financial matters, independence and taking charge.
Chronic Illness Coping
Lists articles including lessons from Christopher Reeve, treatment of whole person, psychological control, and coping techniques.
Preventing Disability in the Elderly With Chronic Disease
Discusses outcome of patient self management program. Education and lifestyle changes improve health, preserve functions and reduce costs. Also in PDF (published in 2002).
Ten Steps for Coping with a Chronic Condition
Harvard Health Publication Letter. Patient oriented advice.
Center for Research on Chronic Illness
Current research by the Carolina School of Nursing, pilot projects, publications on specific diseases as well as in general on preventing and managing chronic illness in vulnerable people.
Chronic Illness: Acceptance Is the First Step Toward Healing
Short description of the day to day acceptance process.
Living with Chronic Illness
Personal advice on making adjustments and maintaining hope.
Coping with Chronic Illness
The Fathers Network on how to deal with physical, emotional and spiritual aspects. Applies to anyone with a longterm disease.
Yoga For Chronic Illness
Article explains how yoga helps to maintain and restore health by stretching and breathing.
Stanford Self-Management Programs
Center develops, evaluates, and disseminates community-based, peer-led, programs for people with all kinds of chronic diseases. Part of School of Medicine, Stanford University, California.
Chronic Disease Management
Model based on cooperation between providers to improve patient health and outcome. The Calgary Health Region also advises on regional strategy, community care coordinators, and patient class details.
Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy
A peer-reviewed Journal by the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion in the United States. Contains essays, original research, special topics, case studies. Also available as PDF.
Chronic Disease Prevention
Overview by National Center (USA) offers statistics, state programs, risk surveillance and risk factors per state.
Chronic Illness Tips
A personal account of strategies for daily living.
Dealing with Illness and Disability
The London Borough of Hackney offers support through council, community, and government agencies in the fields of jobs, leisure, transport and allowances.
Living with Chronic Illness and Disease
Personal perspective on living with chronic disease. Articles cover getting through each day, relaxations, tips, work, stories.
Living with Long Term Illness
Tips and ideas on dealing with a chronic condition in daily life. Personal site.
Illness, Disability and Social Inclusion
Evaluates policies on education, social security, employment, anti-discrimination, and independence. From the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions. [PDF]
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