Communication

How Can You Laugh at a Time Like This?

Linda Ellerbee I think laughter may be a form of courage. As humans, we sometimes stand ...

Top 10 Tips for Talking to Your Teen

Teenagers are known for being moody, irritable and stressed out. Just watch any old episode ...

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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