Whether you are just leaving an abusive relationship or not sure if your relationship is unhealthy, advocates have received extensive training to help you determine the answer that best fits your life.
If they suggest something that you don’t think will work for you, don’t be afraid to let them know.
understands that although having a stroke can completely change your lifestyle, it does not have to hinder you from living.
If you are the victim of a stroke, or several, and are here to seek out others who are also in stroke recovery, it means that you care about the rest of your life, and wish to enhance the lives of others as well.
The online conversation about health is being driven forward by two forces: 1) the availability of social tools and 2) the motivation, especially among people living with chronic conditions, to connect with each other.
Our trained peer advocates are available 24/7/365 to offer education, support and advocacy to teens and young adults, as well as their concerned friends and family members, who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships.
These are not yet mainstream activities, but there are pockets of highly-engaged patients and caregivers who are taking an active role in tracking and sharing what they have learned.
Of adults who use the internet: The social life of health information is robust.
The survey finds that, of the 74% of adults who use the internet: As broadband and mobile access spreads, more people have the ability – and increasingly, the habit – of sharing what they are doing or thinking.
In health care this translates to people tracking their workout routines, posting reviews of their medical treatments, and raising awareness about certain health conditions.