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A Guide to a Covid-Safe Holiday

December 14, 2020

The holiday season is upon us, and as much as we all want to return to normalcy, we still have to take precautions because of Covid-19. Here’s a guide to a Covid-Safe holiday season.   The Safest Way is Staying...

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What is the Spoon Theory?

November 23, 2020

The Spoon Theory applies to chronic illnesses, but what is the Spoon Theory, and how can it help those with chronic illnesses—and people without it?   The Spoon Theory Explained The Spoon Theory was created by Christine Miserando as a...

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Autoimmune Diseases and Hair Loss

November 11, 2020

For those battling autoimmune disorders, many find themselves losing hair. There are several reasons why it occurs. Find out here about autoimmune diseases and hair loss.   Why Hair Loss Occurs Hair loss has many etiologies. It can occur because...

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Importance of Medication Compliance

October 15, 2020

One recommendation that creates a more effective medical treatment is medication compliance. The importance of medication compliance is significant for several reasons.   Get the Most Efficacy For starters, your medical team will suggest you follow any medication’s recommended dosage...

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Do Weight-Bearing Exercises Really Make a Difference on Osteoporosis?

October 13, 2020

If you have osteoporosis, you may be looking for options to strengthen your bone density. Your medical team may have recommended that you begin weightlifting to combat the disease. But, do weight-bearing exercises really make a difference on osteoporosis?  ...

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Should I Get My Flu Shot?

September 17, 2020

    A lot of patients ask, “Should I get my flu shot?” The answer is a resounding yes. And here’s why getting the flu shot is important than ever—especially because of COVID-19.   Why It’s More Important Than Ever...

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Benefits of an Alternate Site of Care
For Your Infusion Therapy

September 16, 2020

    After deciding with your doctor to start infusion therapy, the next important choice is which site should you choose: a hospital or alternate site of care? There are several benefits to choosing an alternate site of care.  ...

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Infusion vs Injection

August 27, 2020

You may be wondering what’s the difference between an infusion and injection. Here we explain what each one is, and how it may affect you.   What’s an Infusion? An infusion is when fluids, medication, or blood is given through...

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Nutrition and IBD

August 7, 2020

While diet does not cause Crohn’s Disease or Ulcerative Colitis, certain foods or drinks may exacerbate symptoms.   Avoid Your Troublesome Foods Those with IBD are suggested to remove “trigger” foods one at a time from their diet to see...

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Coping with Chronic Illness

July 20, 2020

A chronic illness diagnosis can cause many disruptions in life: independence, activity level, physical appearance, finances to name a few. The adjustment can be difficult and challenging in many ways, but there are powerful coping tools to provide help with...

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