Posts Tagged ‘Diagnosis’

Exercise Rates Often Decline After Cancer Diagnosis

But researchers say physical activity can improve recovery and survival chances healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

How I Celebrate Life 15 Years After My First Cancer Diagnosis

October is here once again, and I’m reminded that it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To be aware of breast cancer means that you’re mindful and conscious of the possibility of getting this disease, which affects one in eight women. While I agree that certain days of the year should be designated for various causes, I […]

The Powerful Life Lesson I Learned After My Cancer Diagnosis

What makes life worth living? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Katherine Killoran, physician, cancer survivor, on Quora: I just read the book, When Breath Becomes Air. It is the memoir of Dr. Paul Kalanithi, who died in 2015 from […]

Birth Date May Influence Child’s Risk For ADHD Diagnosis

A child’s birth date could play a role in determining which kids will be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and subsequently put on medication to treat it, a new study from Taiwan suggests.   The researchers found that preschool and school-age children who were born in August had an increased risk of being diagnosed […]

My 17-Year Quest For The Correct Medical Diagnosis

How many times can you begin again? That’s what I asked myself as I entered the Hospital for Special Surgery, just three weeks after my first lumbar spine epidural steroid injection and SI joint procedure. I was late. I spent two hours stuck in traffic during my drive from New Jersey to New York. So […]

This Woman Documented Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis, And 43 Million People Responded

In 2012, Holley Kitchen was diagnosed with breast cancer. After being treated with a double mastectomy, chemo, radiation and hormone therapy, she thought her cancer battle was over. But in November of 2013, she was told her breast cancer returned and had spread to her spine and bones. Kitchen now has stage 4 metastatic breast […]

Zitelli and Davis’ Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis

Zitelli and Davis’ Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis Accurately diagnose the entire spectrum of pediatric conditions with the most trusted atlas in the field: Zitelli and Davis’ Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis, 6 th Edition. Over 2,500 superb clinical photographs provide unparalleled coverage of important clinical signs and symptoms – from the common (pinkeye) to […]

Sometimes, Diagnosis Is in the Eye of the Beholder

Rita Wilson’s recent announcement of her experience with an early breast lesion emphasizes both the importance, and the limitations, of the pathologist in the evaluation of a breast biopsy. As laypeople, we assume that a pathologist can look at a piece of tissue and easily tell whether it is cancer or not. The truth is […]

Can Angela Handle a Surprise Diagnosis? | Tyler Perry’s For Better Or Worse | Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Wednesdays at 9/8C Leslie persuades the girls into getting mammograms for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN The popular comedy series from Tyler Perry, “For Better or Worse” is about the ups and downs of dating and marriage. It follows the zany and sometimes tumultuous relationship of a lovesick married couple, Marcus and […]

4 Reasons I Give Thanks for My MS Diagnosis This Thanksgiving

Eight months ago I was in a hospital bed getting a spinal tap after seeing double and unable to walk on my own. Only then did I learn what multiple sclerosis was. Rather than give into intimidating assumptions from the medical community, not to mention friends and family, I found inner strength, conviction and power. […]

The American Cancer Society Cancer Book: Prevention, Detection, Diagnosis, Treatment, Rehabilitation, Cure

CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2013 (Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment)

Eczema: A Consideration of Its Course, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Embracing Many Points of Practical Importance, and Containing 146 Prescriptions, Illustrating Dosage in Local Applications (1906)

Eczema: A Consideration of Its Course, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Embracing Many Points of Practical Importance, and Containing 146 Prescriptions, Illustrating Dosage in Local Applications (1906) New Price: $ Sold by Alibris (UK)

Richard Cohen On Why His Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Didn’t Make Him A Victim (VIDEO)

When Richard Cohen was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1973, he had plenty reasons to feel like a victim, but he never allowed it. Cohen wrote about refusing to allow the disease to sideline his accomplishments in life in his book, “Blindsided: Lifting a Life Above Illness.” During a discussion about the struggle with MS, […]

Lung Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis, Treatments, Stages Of Lung Cancer – Revised Edition – Illustrated by S. Smith

How to See Your Health: Book of Oriental Diagnosis

Liver Cancer: Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis, Treatments, Stages of Liver Cancer – Revised Edition – Illustrated by S. Smith

Current Diagnosis Treatment in Sports Medicine

Current Diagnosis Treatment in Sports Medicine Readable. Comprehensive. Uptodate. The one book to have for daytoday answers in sports medicine. A Doodys Core Title Authoritative, pointofcare coverage with evaluation, treatment, and management of all common sports injuries Essential evidencebased stabilization and rehabilitation techniques Prevention strategies featured throughout Preparticipation and onthefield evaluation Practical guidance on sports […]

What You Need to Know about Breast Cancer : Diagnosis, Treatment and Beyond

What You Need to Know about Breast Cancer : Diagnosis, Treatment and Beyond This full revised edition of What You Need to Know about Breast Cancer is an indispensable guide to a disease that continues to occur at an alarming rate. Each year, more than a quarter of a million women in North America learn […]

Pocket Atlas of Tongue Diagnosis: With Chinese Therapy Guidelines for Acupuncture, Herbal Prescriptions, and Nutrition

Pocket Atlas of Tongue Diagnosis: With Chinese Therapy Guidelines for Acupuncture, Herbal Prescriptions, and Nutrition Praise for the First Edition:The authors take a comprehensive approach to treatment by including acupuncture, herbs and diet; the photos are good; and the cases are interesting.–The Lantern: A Journal of Traditional Chinese MedicineIn this fully up-to-date Second Edition, experts […]

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