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Know of enucleation online support groups?

Know of enucleation online support groups?

Ocularist: An artificial eye maker is termed ocularist. They would have contact with enucleation support groups so ask you eye maker about this. ...Read more

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Are there any support sites for families of hard up pensioners on life support?

Are there any support sites for families of hard up pensioners on life support?

Try the following: http://www.ncoa.org/ and https://www.Thefamilycaregiver.Org/caregiving_resources/agencies_and_organizations.Cfm. This may get you started in the right direction. ...Read more

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Is buying a shoe with higher arch support better support for my flat feet?

Is buying a shoe with higher arch support better support for my flat feet?

Not necessarily : Although it's important to try and keep your feet from becoming flatter. It is possible that a higher arched shoe could cause strain or pressure on areas that won't like it. Persons who are flat-footed need more biomechanical control more than support. I advise, consulting with your local area podiatrist first. ...Read more

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Are there support groups for drug addiction?

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Are there support groups for drug addiction?

Yes: You can go to the nearest 12 step program and pick a sponsor who had similar issues as yours. ...Read more

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What's an active online support groups for depression?

What's an active online support groups for depression?

Google It: If you are using healthtap you understand a lot about technology. Type "depression support groups" in your browser and you will be amazed at the number of support groups you will find. A bit of advice: every support group has its own personality. Try out a few then chose the one that fits you best. Another source of support: national alliance on mental illness. www.nami.org. ...Read more

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Which is better for leg compression, support bandaging, or support. Hose?              hose?

Which is better for leg compression, support bandaging, or support. Hose?              hose?

Graduated compressio: Surgical grade graduated compression stockings are the best for venous insufficiency. They come in different lengths and pressures depending on the indication. ...Read more

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Are there support groups for blind vets?

Are there support groups for blind vets?

Yes: Check with your va and with the organization 'disabled american veterans' for help and support. Your local organizations for the blind and poorly sighted can also help. ...Read more

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What is positive behavior support for?

What is positive behavior support for?

Applied behaviorism: Pbs involves changing situations and events (reinforcers) that people with problem behaviors experience in order to decrease problem behaviors. The approach focuses on increasing the quality of social, personal, and professional engagements in people's lives. ...Read more

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Is midclavicular line the same as vertical line when measuring the liver?

Is midclavicular line the same as vertical line when measuring the liver?

Mid clavicle line : Find your mid clavicular point and draw a line down to your pelvic inguinal ligament. Yes your liver will be on this line and physicians measure liver edge down from the lower rib cage to where to liver edge stops along the mid-clavicular line. Let your physician demonstrate this line when you visit him or her. ...Read more

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Does islam support transplantation?

Does islam support transplantation?

Very much so: There a re large transplant programs in egypt, saudi arabia, pakistan, iran, lebanon...Just to name a few. ...Read more

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Feedback or cons/ bros on using all solid zirconium to support the length/span of 4 unit bridge covering teeth 11to14. Prevosiue porc bridge broken?

Feedback or cons/ bros on using all solid zirconium to support the length/span of 4 unit  bridge covering teeth 11to14. Prevosiue porc bridge broken?

Very strong: An all zirconium bridge contains no metal and is very strong. Another bridge option is a porcelain over metal bridge, which you may already have that has broken. Other options for replacing missing teeth would be implant(s) to replace the missing teeth or a partial denture. However, we are big proponents for all-zirconium bridges that are more biocompatible with the tissue than metal based bridges ...Read more

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Are there online support groups for juvenile retinoschisis or enucleation?

Www.losteye.com: www.losteye.com is a valuable online support resource. There are many other groups which can be found my searching "enucleation support group" on a google search. ...Read more

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How to start a diabetes support group in the community?

How to start a diabetes support group in the community?

Contact ADA: American diabetic association is the most organized and resourceful institution . I would contact them and ask them to help connect you to the local resources including support group ...Read more

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Is there a plastic arch support available at stores?

Is there a plastic arch support available at stores?

Arch support: Yes. If you have a running store or an outdoors store near you. They will both have a good selection that you can pick from. ...Read more

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Any outpatient option for a self injury support group?

Any outpatient option for a self injury support group?

Probably not: I could not find any references online to currently active groups. One site said that they had suspended their groups. I think the problem is that it is hard to make sure that a group doesn't make things worse. ...Read more

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What's the focus of support groups for edward's syndrome?

Trisomy 18 Support: Edward's syndrome is the result of a chromosome abnormality, namely trisomy 18. Support groups include resources and emotional support. Visit the trisomy 18 foundation for assistance. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of COPD support groups?

What are the benefits of COPD support groups?

Friends: Support groups are primarily a social activity that gives people with certain conditions a friendly environment to meet and discuss matters helpful to their condition. For many it breaks isolation, help fight depression, is an opportunity to teach and learn, troubleshoot common problems, learn about resources in the community, and possibly consider advocacy. ...Read more

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