Latest Self-Management Stories

2012-02-16 14:52:28

painACTION.com is a free, non-promotional online program designed to support self-management and improve overall function in people with chronic pain.

2012-01-23 21:56:53

A spoonful of medicine goes down a lot easier if there is a dog or cat around.

2011-12-27 08:00:00

Burke Primary Care of Morganton's diabetes self-management education program recently received the American Diabetes Association’s prestigious Education Recognition Certificate.

2011-07-11 08:00:00

JACKSON, Miss., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Internationally renowned pediatrician, Dr. Aaron Shirley, has officially launched a program in Mississippi focused on reducing unnecessary readmissions, using an evidence-based model supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

2011-05-16 21:54:48

Waiting to seek emergency medical care for asthma exacerbations can result in worse outcomes, including hospitalization.

2010-12-08 02:26:47

A school-based intervention program designed for adolescents with asthma significantly improves asthma management and quality of life for the students who participate, and reduces asthma morbidity.

2010-12-07 09:00:00

BOSTON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthrageous, Inc., a personalized connected health technology company, today announced the launch of its new mobile app, h!GO. The mobile app extends Healthrageous' online support to help individuals shed unhealthy habits and embrace healthy lifestyles.

2010-09-24 08:51:22

Patients with mild to moderate heart failure who received both educational materials and counseling in an attempt to improve adherence to medical advice did not have a reduced rate of death or hospitalization compared to patients who received educational materials alone.

2010-01-05 20:00:23

Study finds self-management alone may effectively treat early OA.

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