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Health Literacy—What’s That?

This month is National Health Literacy Month—but what does this term mean in the context ...

Narrative Medicine—Listening to Patient Stories

Narrative medicine gives new meaning to the concept of “bedside manner.”  A doctor or healthcare ...
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How Parents Cope Using Different Coping Styles

An article in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology lists sources of stress for parents of ...

Getting to the Heart of the Matter with Young Patients

I met Reid when he was 8 years old. Previously seen by another cardiologist, Reid ...
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Adopting Meaningful Rituals

Rituals can bond us together and help us create desired change. With rituals, we can ...
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How to Help Grieving Children

Children’s Grief Awareness Day, November 19th, is a special day dedicated to the unique needs ...

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