Through support groups I met with a lot of other chronic illness
warriors and found out they were having the same problem.
Among their topics are the illness experience, psychosocial adjustment, quality of life, family caregiving, culture and diversity, client and family education, the advanced practice registered nurse in chronic illness
care, complementary and integrative health, home health care, and long-term care.
Like all other developed countries, chronic illness
is now the main focus of Australia's health care system (OECD 2015a).
In the United States, approximately 1 out of 4 children will be diagnosed with a chronic illness
this year (Compas, Jaser, Dunn, & Rodriguez, 2012); a total of 10% to 30% of children in this country are actively living with and managing a chronic illness
The differences between long-term care riders and chronic illness
riders have long been a subject of confusion for many advisors and other industry professionals.
Within the past five years, the evolution of research and understanding of substance use disorders has changed for this chronic illness
The interview explored hybrid or linked benefit solutions -- permanent life insurance policies with riders covering long-term care and chronic illness
expenses -- that are increasingly displacing stand-alone long-term care products.
Caregivers who often accompany patients to physician office visits are well-positioned to provide additional information on the quality of patients' chronic illness
In three of the four phases, Selak tells stories about herself and coming to terms with her chronic illness
All LTC and chronic illness
riders on life insurance pay benefits as a tax-free acceleration of death benefit via 101(g).
The aim of this study was to explore the emotional adjustments that women make when their baby's chronic illness
or disability threatens breastfeeding.
has a profound effect on family functioning.