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Small tumor, major consequences: an acromegaly patient’s journey

Paula Van Nostrand, a fit, health-conscious 34-year-old woman was training for her first triathlon when her life was placed on a trajectory no one saw coming. She began experiencing unexplainable symptoms but ultimately attribu...
 
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Empowering patients to become self-health advocates through use of technology

Advances in technologies have shaped the way we communicate and have enabled the modern day-day patient to very easily connect with medical authorities, patient advocates and other individuals living with their disease. Through...

 
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Advice for pain patients facing insurance challenges

Individuals living with chronic discomfort face a lot of challenges, and 1 of the most daunting can be finding methods to spend for treatment. &nbsp&nbsp Reimbursement policies can stand in the way of the integrated m...
 
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Free cancer resource guides help patients navigate cancer journey

(BPT) – When Barbara George’s friend and colleague in the media business was diagnosed with a recurrence of breast cancer 11 years ago, George volunteered to help her figure out her next steps. But what they did not...
 
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Three Patients, One Common Thread: Coping with unpredictable crying or laughing episodes

Meet David Diehl. In 1998, David was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), losing sight in his left eye two years later. Then there’s Charles Davis, a former NFL player for the Cincinnati Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneer...