Here are tips for helping out a friend diagnosed with advanced melanoma. They include focusing on your friend’s unique needs, educating yourself about the disease, and offering practical help.
You walk into the exam room and greet your GI. You know you had a million questions, but now your mind’s gone blank. Use this crib sheet to get the info you need.
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We've come a long way since "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," but how accurate are movies when it comes to portraying bipolar disorder? Claire Gillespie weighs in.
How healthy is your relationship with your therapist? Is it time to split up? Find out when and why breaking up is the right thing to do.
Follow these great suggestions on ways educate your friends about life with IBD, so you can feel more comfortable and get the support you need.
From your primary care doctor to your oncology nurse, learn the roles and functions of all members of your medical health care team.
If you believe in the idea of “oneness,” you’re likely to be happier, according to this new study published by the American Psychological Association. But what does that mean, exactly?