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Dave deBronkart is "e-patient Dave."

Let Patients Help: Q&A With "e-Patient Dave"

HealthCentral talks to "e-Patient Dave," an advocate who empowers people with medical conditions to become active in their healthcare.

By Lene Andersen, MSW
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Give the Gift of Great Experiences

Sometimes a great experience is the best gift you can give to someone you love who lives with a chronic illness.

By Marianna Paulson, B.Ed., B.P.E.-O.R.
Books about life with chronic illness.

Top Chronic Illness Books You Should Read

No matter what chronic illness you are living with, these books will have you nodding along.

By Lene Andersen, MSW
A family at the airport watching planes take off.

Chronic Illness Support From Afar

Even if your family lives far away, these are some of the ways they can still offer support for your chronic illness.

By Cathy Kramer
Chronic pain treatments.

Indirect Costs of Chronic Pain

Money is not the only thing that chronic pain can cost you. These indirect costs could have a serious impact on your life.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.
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Q&A: How to Control Pain As You Age

If you're struggling with pain management as you get older, read this Q&A with Denis Patterson for medical and lifestyle advice that can help.

By Carol Bradley Bursack
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Tips for Traveling Traveling With Medication

Traveling when you have a chronic pain condition can be challenging. One of the issues you’ll have to contend with if you are flying and/or traveling to another country is how to transport your medications. Since the rules vary depending upon whether ...

By Karen Lee Richards