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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
Cancer society: They will point you in the right direction. ...Read more
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
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
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
Start with National Alliance on Mental Illness the website is below and take things from there. Good Luck!
http://www. Nami. Org/ ...Read more
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
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
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
Use in person: Support groups are best done in person and led by a professional. ...Read more
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
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
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
If you we're in an area with lots of people with narcolepsy would you want to be proactive in a local support group if there wasn't one anywhere?
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
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
Mitochondrial group: I woud do a google search on this. ...Read more
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
Please can I get some advice?, does anyone know where I can find a support group for anxiety on long island suffolk county?
Try this listing:
http://www. Mhausuffolk. Org/documents/supportgroups. Php. ...Read more