Coping with Terminal Illness: "Terminal illness" is a blanket term used to describe a group of conditions that are considered incurable and will likely result in a patient’s death. Conditions commonly referred to as terminal include late-stage cancer and advanced heart disease.
healtheo360 Wellness Blog
Juvenile arthritis is a term we use for arthritis in children. This disorder is also called “juvenile idiopathic arthritis” because the cause of arthritis is unknown and it affects children of all ages and races.
NEW YORK, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CaringKind (formerly known as the Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter) and Healtheo360 today announced a partnership to provide a virtual support group to the more than 250,000 New York City residents affected by a diagnosis of Alzheimer's or a related dementia and their families. The partnership will build on Healtheo360's Virtual Social Therapy® program and digital media platform to help relieve caregiver stress, communicate resources and strategies and provide access to clinical trial enrollments.
Alzheimer's - What Behavioral Changes to Expect?
Alzheimer’s is one of the most famous diseases that are characterized by memory decline. Memory pervades so much of our daily life, and to have this component of our mind slowly taken away creates jarring consequences. The first step in caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease involves becoming familiar with what changes to expect. We wrote about physical changes in a previous article, and I’m devoting this post to behavioral modifications. Again, we're breaking Alzheimer’s into discrete stages, but please be advised that the disease sees no boundaries and progresses gradually, so some observations may seem out of place in relation to your particular experience with the disease.
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Chris Miller, 13, of West Palm Beach, Fla., is a free spirit always seeking the next thrill, but he also carries the weight of a responsibility that leaves him in constant fear.