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What is a good online support group for amyloidosis?

What is a good online support group for amyloidosis?

Arthritis Foundation: Check with the arthritis foundation and with the american college of rheumatology they may know online support group for amyloidosis.
There is a prof at boston u who has done research on amyloidosis and she may be able to help patient. ...Read more

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On taxotere (docetaxel). I am looking for an online support group?

On taxotere (docetaxel). I am looking for an online support group?

Yes but. .: There are no support groups for this one agent alone. There are many support groups for cancer treatment in general, usually disease specific like breast cancer, or ovarian cancer, etc. These can be found on line easily or you can contact gilda's club or the american cancer society for the internet access for help. ...Read more

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I have suffered from CRPS for several years. I stay active, work full time, have meaningful family and friend relationships, and participate in an online support group. Still feeling isolated when it comes to dealing with this disease everyday. Suggestion

I have suffered from CRPS for several years. I stay active, work full time, have meaningful family and friend relationships, and participate in an online support group. Still feeling isolated when it comes to dealing with this disease everyday. Suggestion

Difficulty with CPRS: Many cases of CPRS occur after trauma -arm or leg, a crush injury, fracture or amputation. Diagnosis is based on a physical exam and your medical history. There's no single test to confirm it. A second opinion is often valuable along with tests to rule out other treatable issues like bone disease or infection. Other than meds, biofeedback, TENS, or spinal cord procedures may help. ...Read more

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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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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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Are there online support groups for juvenile retinoschisis or enucleation?

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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Do you know of any online support groups for parents with mental illnesses?

Do you know of any online support groups for parents with mental illnesses?

See below: Start with National Alliance on Mental Illness the website is below and take things from there. Good Luck!

http://www. Nami. Org/ ...Read more

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Are there any online support groups for those diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa?

Are there any online support groups for those diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa?

Check this web site: Ther are many on this web. Http://www. Blindness. Org/index. Php? Searchword=support+group&ordering=&searchphrase=all&advanced=0&option=com_search. ...Read more

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I am presently on herceptin, (trastuzumab) taxotere, carboplatin. What sort of online support groups are there?

I suspect breast ca: The komen foundation has several sites. Asco has cancer information. Breast cancer. Org is also a great place to look. ...Read more

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Is there a paget's disease support group online?

Is there a paget's disease support group online?

Several: Try http://www. Experienceproject. Com/groups/have-pagets-disease-of-bone/99046.

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Do you recommend any online chats or support groups for teens with depression?

It depends....: Online chat groups if appropriately moderated can be a helpful tool. I would look to a local hospital or to nami (a national organization dedicated to mental health) for guidance. But the important thing is that chat and support groups are not a substitute for meeting regularly with a therapist and/or their doctor. ...Read more

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What good will a support group do?

What good will a support group do?

Strength in numbers: Support groups can be an important aspect of the recovery process. They are one of the many approaches to a myriad of problems, but especially addiction and recovery. We can't be strong every day, sometimes we need support and the strength of others. ...Read more

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Is there a support group for people diagnosed with D.I.?

Is there a support group for people diagnosed with D.I.?

Yes: Diabetes Insipidus anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Diabetes Insipidus ...Read more

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There's no support group in my area. How do I start one?

Your hospital: Many hospital have support groups and they may have rooms to lend you. Online groups may assist you in starting a support group in your area as well. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What can a support group do to help me with my disability?

Assist in many ways: Support groups for a disability can be very helpful in many ways. These groups can provide emotional support, provide for care, be a referral source for other needs, and possibly provide financial assistance. ...Read more

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Help! Need to know if there's a support group for people who feel anxious at christmas time?

Help! Need to know if there's a support group for people who feel anxious at christmas time?

Look around.: Lots of people suffer from anxiety and depression around the holidays. Seek a counselor for individual counseling and for direction to a support group. ...Read more

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Which is the name of the support group for loved ones of alcoholics?

Al-Anon: They're helpful. The ideas -- especially, not trying to change the person, but managing your own situation -- are sound. They can be of practical help. ...Read more

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I was curious what a ptsd support group is like at a vet center?

I was curious what a ptsd support group is like at a vet center?

Can vary: PTSD support groups can be very beneficial in that they provide a safe environment for learning about one's condition, sharing with individuals who have gone through similar experiences, and hearing about how others cope with day to day challenges. Individuals are encouraged to share their experiences, and to provide support to others, within their range of comfort. ...Read more

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How might I go about finding a menopause support group?

How might I go about finding a menopause support group?

There are several: If you google that phrae you'll find several options, some local. I found. Menopause.Supportgrous. Com, dailstrength. Org/c/menopause/supportgroup, and menopause. Meetup. Com/ there's afew to look into. ...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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Where can I find a support group for schizoaffective disorder?

Where can I find a support group for schizoaffective disorder?

NAMI: The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill is a nationwide organization that does outstanding outreach for persons with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. You can do an online search of a local chapter and contact them. ...Read more

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How do I find a support group for a child suffering from psychosocial symptoms?

How do I find a support group for a child suffering from psychosocial symptoms?

Ask your doctor: Either your primary care doctor or a psychologist or psychiatrist will be able to direct you toward resources or possible support groups for your child. School counselors can also be a start. ...Read more

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How do I find a support group near where I live that can help me learn to manage my disease?

How lucky for you!: You are actually in the place this this national (maybe worldwide) program was developed. It is really great and very successful. As you might expect, most groups are older than you, but they'd "spoil" you probably. I've attended & took leader training and recommend it to many. Cdsmp - chronic disease self-management pgm. Here's the link: http://patienteducation. Stanford. Edu/. ...Read more

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Looking out for hodgkin's lymphoma support group?

Looking out for hodgkin's lymphoma support group?

LLS: One place to start would be with your local leukemia and lymphoma society.

They are at www. Lls. Org

good luck. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm looking for a wernickies encephalopathy support group?

What do you advise if I'm looking for a wernickies encephalopathy support group?

Suggestions: Certainly, check with Alcoholics Anonymous, as many prior alcoholics have found support from this group.
Although you do not have Alzheimer's, or head trauma, these groups can perhaps find what you seek. ...Read more

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