Complete Directory for People with Chronic Illness

Complete Directory for People with Chronic Illness

by Grey House Publishing (Manufactured by)

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$292.75

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781592371839
Publisher: Grey House Publishing
Publication date: 01/28/2007
Series: Complete Directory for People with Chronic Illness Series
Pages: 912
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction
Chronic Illness - Body Systems Chart
Do You Have a Medical Home?   Ann Donoghue Dillon   Jeanne Walker McAllister
Addison's Disease     1
Aging     3
AIDS/HIV     16
Alcoholism, see Substance Abuse
Allergies     46
Alzheimer's Disease     53
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis     76
Anorexia, see Eating Disorders
Arthritis     97
Asthma     108
Ataxia     115
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder     120
Autistic Spectrum Disorder     134
Birth Detects     139
Blindness, see Visual Impairments Brain Tumors     150
Bulimia, see Eating Disorders
Cancer     150
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome     191
Celiac Disease     193
Cerebral Palsy     196
Chronic Bronchitis, see Lung Disease
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome     209
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD), see Lung Disease
Chronic Pain     215
Congenital Heart Disease     219
Cooley's Anemia (Thalassemia)     221
Crohn's Disease     225
Cystic Fibrosis     235
Deafness, see Hearing Impairment
Diabetes Mellitus     243
Down Syndrome     266
Drug Abuse, see Substance Abuse
Eating Disorders (Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia)     275
Endometriosis     283
Eczema, see Skin Disorders
Fabry Disease     287
Fibromyalgia Syndrome     289
Gastrointestinal Disorders     294
Gaucher's Disease     302
Geriatric Disorders, see Aging, Alzheimer's Disease
Growth Disorders     304
Head Injuries     307
Hearing Impairment     322
Heart Disease     364
Hemophilia     371
Hepatitis     383
Hydrocephalus     388
Hypertension     393
Impotence     397
Incontinence     400
Infertility     404
Kidney Disease     416
Liver Disease     427
Lung Disease     432
Lupus Erythematosus     440
Lyme Disease, see Tick-Borne Disease
Mental Illness/General     448
Mental Illness/Depression     470
Mental Illness/Schizophrenia     475
Migraine     478
Multiple Sclerosis     483
Muscular Dystrophy     495
Myasthenia Gravis      501
Neurofibromatosis     506
Obesity     511
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, see Mental Illness
Osteogenesis Imperfecta     516
Osteoporosis     519
Paget's Disease     523
Parkinson Disease     525
Post-Polio Syndrome     535
Prader-Willi Syndrome     537
Psoriasis, see Skin Disorders
Raynaud's Disease     542
Retinitis Pigmentosa, see Visual Impairment
Sarcoidosis     544
Scleroderma     549
Scoliosis     555
Seizure Disorders     560
Sexually Transmitted Diseases     567
Sickle Cell Disease     571
Sjogren's Syndrome     574
Skin Disorders     576
Sleep Disorders     584
Spina Bifida     591
Spinal Cord Injuries     597
Stroke     605
Substance Abuse     609
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome     647
Tay-Sachs Disease     658
Thyroid Disease     661
Tick-Borne Disease     663
Tourette Syndrome     667
Transplant-Related Conditions     674
Tuberculosis     683
Tuberous Sclerosis      688
Turner Syndrome     690
Ulcerative Colitis     694
Visual Impairment     696
War Syndromes     747
Wilson's Disease     761
General Resources     763
Wish Foundations     785
Death and Bereavement     789
Entry Index     794
Geographic Index     870

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