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Herpes Zoster Support Group And Organizations
There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more
Usually: I believe a pastor, minister, priest, or rabbi has some duty to comfort those with a loved one in the icu. I do not believe they should be waiting in the icu, but some contact should be made. Make sure they know your loved one is in an ic unit! ...Read more
Cancer society: They will point you in the right direction. ...Read more
Communities: If you have not taken a look at AARP, they are constantly re-upping their game and have many wonderful resources. AARP.com You should also take a look at this PDF file ~ great information: http://www.eldercare.gov/eldercare.net/public/Resources/Brochures/docs/ResourcesforOlderAdults.pdf ...Read more
Also look here: http://www.rainn.org/get-information/types-of-sexual-assault/child-sexual-abuse.Get a more detailed answer ›
What support services are available newcastle upon tyne for parents of children with acquired brain injuries?
Great Ormond Street?: England has very good services available, but are very regional. The most famous center in england for such children is great ormond street in london. They would know what services are available in different regions. Newcastle upon tyne is a university city and should have access to good educational and therapy services. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Support group/MS: Gateway: National MS Society.org. They have support groups. ...Read more
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
Does the state of connecticut have a comprehensive dental care program for adult medicaid recipients?Is there a participating provider listing online?
Could anyone recommend any 'good' support groups/websites for relatives of sufferers of vascular dementia?
NIH and NIA: Have good websites. The Alzheimer's Association and the Alzheimer's Foundation of America also have websites and support groups depending on where you live. There are also online support groups. These groups often help families with all types of dementia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Use in person: Support groups are best done in person and led by a professional. ...Read more
Two 12 Step groups: You might want to consider attending a meeting of survivors of incest anonymous (sia) and/or incest survivors anonymous (isa) the most important difference is that anyone who has been a perpetrator is asked not to attend isa even if the perpetrator was also a victim of incest. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Both: Both public and private facitities are available. The needs of the patient need to be assessed by a professional to determine what level of care is appropriate. ...Read more
Finalexitnetwork.Org a group of people who provide assistance for people suffering of disease to end their lives, has a medical director, is this ok?
If I understand: Correctly the final exit network provides guidance to individuals w a wide variety of “intolerable illnesses” enabling them to successfully commit suicide. This is an ethical & a medical issue. To assist another's suicide would violate my personal commitment to the principle “primum non nocere” or “first do no harm”. As a physician this is the first & most fundamental guide I use in making >>. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
Check your local: Check with your local group or children's hospital and they can direct you. ...Read more
Might individuals contract MS even if they don't have the "epstein barr virus hhv4" or the "hhv 6"?
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