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Chronic Illness And Children

Parenting And Child Health - Health Topics - Chronic Childhood Illness – Managing The Emotional Impact

Sometimes children have an illness that is not 'curable' but continues on into adulthood. Coping with chronic childhood illness can be very difficult at first, not only for the child, but for the whole family. In addition to the child's physical h...

List Of Childhood Diseases And Disorders - Wikipedia

The term childhood disease refers to disease that is contracted or becomes symptomatic before the age of 18 years old. Many of these diseases can also be contracted by adults.

Chronic Diseases Of Children

Children often have acute, short-term illnesses such as upper respiratory tract or ear infections, gastrointestinal illness with vomiting and diarrhea, or injury-related problems. However, some children develop chronic illness (lasting for years o...

Living With A Chronic Illness Or Disability

When you first learn that your child has a or a , the news is often unexpected and can seem devastating. Many families experience a sense of powerlessness in the beginning at the prospect of dealing with a chronic illness, health problem, or disab...

Chronic Illness & Children

The child with a serious medical illness is at risk for developing associated emotional problems. Unlike a child with a temporary sickness such as the flu, the child with a chronic illness must cope with knowing that the disease is here to stay an...

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Dealing With The Stress Of Chronic Illness

Understanding Chronic Illnesses Some children are born with or develop lifelong, chronic conditions. These children may have a serious physical disability, ...

Coping With Chronic Illness In Childhood And Adolescence

We now describe empirical research on child/adolescent coping with several chronic illness and conditions, specifically type 1 diabetes, chronic pain, and cancer. We selected these illnesses to highlight recent findings on the relationships betwee...

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Making Space In Hospitals For Kids With Chronic Illnesses

The idea of being stuck in a hospital room for weeks at a time is among the many challenges for children living with chronic illnesses. But Jim Axelrod reports ...

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Adjusting To The Reality Of Your Diagnosis - Kids4kids Videos From Mott Children's Hospital

Coming to terms with the realities of chronic illness or a new medical diagnosis can be difficult. In this video, kids from C.S. Mott Children's Hospital talk about ...

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Helping Children Cope With Chronic Illness - Boys Town Center For Behavioral Health

When a child is diagnosed with a chronic illness it can be challenging emotionally for both the parent and child. Greg Snyder, Ph.D., a licensed Psychologist with ...

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Chronic Illness And Children

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