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Caregivers Face Increasing Challenges In Already Tough Job

Terri Van Zante left a full-time job making $12 per hour so she could take care of her mom.

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Doctor Discovers What’s Missing At Health Care’s Core As Wife’s Caregiver

Caring for someone with a serious illness stretches people spiritually and emotionally, often beyond what they might have thought possible.

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In Sickness & Health: How Couples Face Chronic Conditions

A new study suggests that as married couples age and develop chronic conditions, the daily demands of coping with their own health demands and those of their spouse may take a mental toll.  

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‘I Feel Like I’m In Jail’: Hospital Alarms Torment Patients

When Kea Turner’s 74-year-old grandmother checked into Virginia’s Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital with advanced lung cancer, she landed in the oncology unit where every patient was monitored by a bed alarm.

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Health Claims Rejected? Some Steps To Appeal A Denial

Patients are often shocked when their insurance company denies coverage for a procedure or treatment, especially if that leads to a bigger-than-expected bill.

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Top 5 Holiday Temptations And How To Avoid Them

The holiday season means delicious food and parties galore. If you’ve been dedicated to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, there’s no reason to throw away all your hard work.

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