Coping with a Diagnosis of Chronic Illness #health #problems, #apa #helpcenter,,chronic #disease #diagnosis, #coping #strategies,,stress,

Posted On Sep 24 2017 by

# Coping with a diagnosis of chronic illness Being diagnosed with a chronic illness such as diabetes, cancer or arthritis can come as a blow. It’s normal to experience a range of emotions in the wake of such a diagnosis. However, you can learn to manage these feelings to live a fulfilling life. Emotional roller coaster Distress is common following a chronic disease diagnosis. Research indicates that people who are experiencing a number of stressful life events before diagnosis, and those with a history of depression, may be at particular risk of psychological distress when they learn they have a …


Chronic Pain Treatments #chronic #back #pain #treatment #options

Posted On Sep 20 2017 by

# Chronic Pain Treatment Options Treating chronic pain Recognizing that chronic pain is a problem is the first step in finding treatment. Start by talking to your doctor about chronic pain symptoms. Together you can identify the source of the pain and come up with a comprehensive treatment plan that takes into account your overall health and lifestyle. Over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medications are often used to manage pain. However, for many people, a combination of treatments is most effective. Medications may be combined with: physical therapy exercise acupuncture relaxation techniques psychological counseling Micke Brown, B.S.N. R.N. is the Director …


Pain Clinic Toronto & Pain Treatment Toronto- 6 locations in GTA #pain #clinic #toronto, #pain

Posted On Jul 26 2017 by

# Loading. About our Pain Clinics in Toronto We operate five pain clinics in Toronto which have helped thousands of patients reduce back pain, acute pain and chronic pain to get back to an active lifestyle. Our Toronto pain clinics are fully staffed with top doctors, and offer chiropractic services, pain treatment, physical therapists, rehabilitation therapists, registered massage therapy, chinese acupuncture, naturopathic medicine, health and wellness, and pain management, and medical assessments. Our great team is dedicated to providing and maintaining the highest quality of ongoing patient care. We also specialize in motor vehicle accidents (MVA), sports related injuries, WSIB, …