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2011-06-15 00:00:26

Leveraging Treatment Diaries as a way to spread awareness of the hospice mission, serves a greater number of those in need who will benefit from hospice related services, available resources and the shared passion of two companies with a focus on serving the community. Winchester, VA (PRWEB) June 13, 2011 Coping with a rare disease or the events leading up to the eventual loss of a loved one from chronic illness require the human touch and compassion of those on a similar journey. Many...

2011-03-09 00:00:26

1 in 2 Americans suffer from a chronic illness and over sixty-five million caregivers are touched by this harsh reality - TreatmentDiaries.com is a unique online community connecting these individuals around the globe and making a difference. Berryville, VA (PRWEB) March 8, 2011 TreatmentDiaries (http://www.treatmentdiaries.com) announces media coverage by two major networks for the significant impact being made for their support of the chronically ill. FOX Small Business News, FOX DC and...

2011-02-23 16:36:44

Millions of people dealing with health issues have found comfort sharing their stories online with others who experience similar ailments, but research on their clinical effectiveness is limited, and findings are mixed. Among people with mental illnesses, the results are sparser, even though research has shown that this group prefers online peer support groups over face-to-face support groups. To that end, Mark Salzer, chair of the Rehabilitation Department at Temple University, studied the...

2008-06-18 18:00:45

NEWBURYPORT, Mass., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Psych Central(R) (http://www.psychcentral.com/) is currently being recognized on TIME.com as one of the best Web Sites in 2008 for its top mental health content and social media tools. TIME.com cites Psych Central's simple quizzes, "Ask the Therapist" area, and prescription rating sections as reasons for inclusion on its list of "2008 picks for the best the Web has to offer." "We're honored by this distinction," said Dr. John Grohol, Psy.D.,...

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