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  • How Chronic Illness Impacts a Family

    How Chronic Illness Impacts a Family0

    A chronic health condition can impact the family in a significant way. Parents with chronic illnesses, such as diabetes or cardiovascular diseases, have to deal with anxiety and frustration. They worry about the future of their kids and feel frustrated for not being able to provide their children with the best care possible. This is

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  • Chronic inflammatory liver disease treatment

    Chronic inflammatory liver disease treatment0

    Chronic inflammatory liver disease: lipid-metabolism enzyme a potential factor in new treatment approach: Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a rare, chronic, inflammatory disease of the bile ducts and is difficult to treat. Recent studies conducted by MedUni Vienna’s Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, under the supervision of Michael Trauner, have shown that the administration of

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  • talkhealth community’s recommendations for self-isolating week six: living with a chronic condition

    talkhealth community’s recommendations for self-isolating week six: living with a chronic condition0

    Every week, we’re sharing your recommendations for how best to pass the time during this period of social distancing. Many thanks to everyone who has filled in our survey already; if you haven’t had a chance yet, please do take five minutes to share your ideas. We’ll get through social isolation/distancing by pulling together as

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  • How to stay safe during the coronavirus outbreak when you have a chronic condition

    How to stay safe during the coronavirus outbreak when you have a chronic condition0

    Protect yourself against coronavirus is to regularly wash your hands for 20 seconds The current coronavirus outbreak is worrying for everyone, but it’s particularly concerning if you’re already living with a chronic illness. On the whole, it sounds like those who have passed away from the virus have been elderly or suffering from a preexisting

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  • Management of Chronic Pain – The Hippocratic Post

    Management of Chronic Pain – The Hippocratic Post0

    Unfortunately, the medicines we currently have to relieve pain have their shortcomings. From paracetamol to aspirin, gabapentin to opioids, they all have their adverse effect and, in reality, most don’t work very well at all. Pain medicines are not like antibiotics which can cure 80-90 per cent of all infections. The effects of pain medicines

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  • Birthdaying With Chronic Illness / Pain

    Birthdaying With Chronic Illness / Pain0

    Pass the party poppers because it’s time to talk birthdays. Although ageing is one thing we all have in common, birthdays are a different experience for everyone, from a time of celebration or another average day,  to a time of loneliness and anxiety. With chronic illness and/or chronic pain, birthdays can be all the more

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