Support by another mother and a child-life specialist decreased anxiety in mothers of children with chronic illnesses
- tiny miracles. Cool, Lisa Collier // Good Housekeeping;Dec2002, Vol. 235 Issue 6, p130
Describes the experiences of several families in the U.S. in dealing with the illness and recovery of their children. Background on the illnesses of the children; Details of the treatment of the illnesses; Lessons learned by the families from their experiences.
- Caring for the Cranes. HILSENBECK, KIM // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);11/13/2013, Vol. 112 Issue 33, p1C
The article discusses how the Crane family of Hays, Texas is struggling with their three children having life-threatening diseases. INSET: Benefit for the Crane Family.
- Asthma linked to family size. Taylor, Jennifer // GP: General Practitioner;11/4/2002, p12
Presents a survey, European Community Respiratory Health Survey published in 'Thorax' on children who attend day care or live with several siblings have less hay fever but more asthma when they become adults. Probability of risk of asthma in adults who had severe respiratory infections before...
- Transmission and Clinical Features of Enterovirus 71 Infections in Household Contacts in Taiwan. Chang, Luan-Yin; Tsao, Kou-Chien; Hsia, Shao-Hsuan; Shih, Shin-Ru; Huang, Chung-Guei; Chan, Wing-Kai; Hsu, Kuang-Hung; Fang, Tsui-Yen; Huang, Yhu-Chering; Lin, Tzou-Yien // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/14/2004, Vol. 291 Issue 2, p222
Context: Although enterovirus 71 has caused epidemics associated with significant morbidity and mortality, its transmission has not been thoroughly investigated. Objectives: To investigate enterovirus 71 transmission and determine clinical outcomes within households. Design, Setting, and...
- A community network for helping families. Downing, Jerry; Pierce, Keith A. // School Counselor;Nov93, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p102
Advocates that counseling professionals work together as a team in helping families. Advantages of community network; Obstacles to implementing community network; Assumptions on the basis team approach; Rationale for community network.
- New directory for families launched. // Learning Disability Practice;Mar2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p5
Reports on the launching of Contact a Family, a directory of specific conditions, rare disorders and family support groups in Great Britain. Usefulness for medical and health professionals; Fund for the charity's national freephone helpline for families; Objectives of the Contact a Family...
- DESTINATION: FREE WI-FI. ARELLANO, JONAH // Rural Telecom;Feb2011, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p8
The article focuses on the report from In-Stat which suggests that staying connected with family, friends, and colleagues online has become a social standard.
- Neighbours. STEWART, JENNY // Quadrant Magazine;Jul/Aug2016, Vol. 66 Issue 7/8, p143
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience moving to a retirement village in Canberra where neighbors form mysterious networks even if their families have come and gone.
- From Conversation to Conversion: Children's Efforts to Translate Their Immigrant Families' Social Networks into Community Connections. Katz, Vikki // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2009, p1
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