Living With Illness

 

A Mother’s Journey: A Child’s Epilepsy and the Effects on the Family

July 29, 2008

By Stacey Bergman, MA, MSW, LCSW   Introduction The Nature of Seizures Natalie's...

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Three Questions About Diabetes and Empowering Elders

June 12, 2008

By Vaughn DeCoster, PhD, LCSW, and Holly Dabelko-Schoeny, PhD, MSW Introduction Dr. Vaughn DeCoster is Associate Professor of Social Work at the...

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Three Questions About Living Resiliently With Tourette Syndrome

April 24, 2008

By Lisa E. Cox, PhD, LCSW Introduction Dr. Lisa Cox is Associate Professor of Social Work and Gerontology at The Richard Stockton College of New...

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Practical Tips for Saving Time, Money, and Reducing the Stress of Chronic Illness

November 8, 2007

By Dennis Botts, MSW   Introduction Finances Basic Rules About Medical Debts About Medical Expenses and Tax...

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Worry: Coping With Medical Procedures

November 5, 2007

By Maria Baratta, PhD, MA, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, BCD   Introduction Schedule Worry Get Information  About the Test or...

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Questions and Answers About Case Management

October 3, 2007

What Is a Case Manager?   What Services Do Case Managers Provide? Where Do Case Managers Work? What Kind of Training,...

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Making Difficult Decisions in the Intensive Care Unit

September 25, 2007

By Andrew J. McCormick, MSW, PhD Introduction How to Approach Making Decisions in the Intensive Care Unit Get Good...

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Multiple Sclerosis and Effective Communication With Your Doctor

September 12, 2007

By Jane Elson, ACSW, LCSW   Question: I find it an overwhelming experience going to the doctor. I have so many questions and sometimes feel...

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Stress and Multiple Sclerosis

September 12, 2007

By Jane Elson, ACSW, LCSW   Question: I've heard that stress is can make MS worse. I have so much stress in my day to day life that just...

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Multiple Sclerosis and Sex

September 12, 2007

By Jane Elson, ACSW, LCSW   Question: My sex life has clearly changed since I have Multiple Sclerosis. I'm embarrassed to talk about this...

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