breast cancer survivor

What You Should Know About Swelling in Your Legs

What You Should Know About Swelling in Your Legs Another option, used to treat lymphedema, is to use a technique called complete decongestive therapy that involves using massage to push out fluid, along with exercises and a low-compression wrap. … Dr. Gilbert may send them to physical therapy. Read more on Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic Helping patients get back on their feet: New Rehab4Life location offers … FARGO—Unlike those who might dread going to physical therapy, Deanna Bakken grins and says, "I get to go to therapy today." The 49-year-old from Fargo suffers from cerebral palsy and cerebellar atrophy and has spent more than 20 years of her life … Read more on INFORUM Read more... ...

Pike County DA: Military Vet's Claims for Furlough Don't Hold Up

...  County DA: Military vet's claims for furlough don't hold up But he left the program and was arrested for DUI again, and again Kameen gave him a furlough to attend an addiction treatment center instead of prison. Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin's office has gone to the Pennsylvania Superior Court to … Read more on Pocono Record Health Notes Breast cancer survivor support group meets first and third Tuesdays of the month, 5:30-7, Elizabeth Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care, St. V's, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport, 203-576-6158, [email protected] Nutrition for cancer survivors. Class … Read more on Easton Courier Read ...

Hawaii Drug Rehab: Hawaii 50

In 1959, President Dwight Eisenhower signed a bill making Hawaii the 50th state in the Union. That same year, James Michener’s historical epic, Hawaii, was published after seven years of research. Extraordinary timing. Fifteen years later, we, the Powers Family, experiencing a relentless season of rain and cold in Seattle, joggled our webbed feet and flew to Hawaii to dry off. Destination was Oahu, one of the eight main islands that make up the state of Hawaii. Oahu, the third largest and most populous of the islands, is home to the capital, Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, and the tourist Mecca, Waikiki Beach. Read more... ...

Best Regards, Your Alcohol

...  regards, Your alcohol –   Community Calendar Nov. 10 12 — Attorney and award-winning author Hilary Chaney, “Through the Open Door: A Bipolar Attorney talks Mania, Recovery, and Heaven on Earth,” 7 p.m. at the Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St. For more information, call the library at 327-7482 or … Read more on Log Cabin Democrat Help & support n Alcoholics anonymous: holds meetings daily throughout the Seacoast. For meeting or … n breast cancer survivor group: support group meets the first Tuesday of the month, from noon to 1:30 p.m., and the third Tuesday of the month, from 5:30 to 7 p.m … Read more on Seacoastonline.com Read ...

More Treatment Needed in Drug Enforcement

More treatment needed in drug enforcement In addition to coordinating available services, key objectives of the strategy include a judicial system that doesn't just punish offenders but seeks to include treatment and rehabilitation and ensuring that these options are included in pre-sentencing … Read more on NorthBayNipissing.com Government switches strategy on drugs … on substance abuse in July. Echoing UNDOC's sentiments, South Africa's latest National Drug Master Plan signals a shift in the country's drug policy, from one narrowly focused on supply to one that highlights the need for treatment. …. “That's … Read more on Health-e Read more... ...

Sisterhood of Support

by The Cambodia Trust Sisterhood of support Every Tuesday, Bertrand facilitates a cancer support group at Hope Lodge to address everything from managing physical symptoms to juggling financial resources. Participants also share … Breast cancer survivors Lois Parmelee and Ann Larson, both of … Read more on vt.Buzz (blog) Medical Reference Materials Publisher Liability One who undertakes, gratuitously or for consideration, to render services to another which he should recognize as necessary for the protection of a third person or his things, is subject to liability to the third person for physical harm resulting from … Read more on Bloomberg Law Read more... ...

Research Says Cancer Takes Lives of More Hispanics Than Any Other Disease

Research says cancer takes lives of more Hispanics than any other disease The multidisciplinary consortium of CERCIT investigators works on issues related to cancer screening, cancer treatment, post-treatment surveillance and supportive care for cancer patients and survivors. CERCIT is funded by the Cancer Prevention and … Read more on Alvin Sun Advertiser Diagnosis memories still fresh for breast cancer survivors Having those people around her and maintaining a positive attitude carried Bender to the conclusion of her treatment in September 2007. These days Bender is … Brieden has since wrapped up her treatments and was cancer-free at her last doctor's … Read more on Beaumont Enterprise Read more... ...