Managing Your GERD Diagnosis: Acid Reflux vs Heartburn

GERD Diagnosis

It is not unusual for an individual to experience heartburn once in a while. However, those who have heartburn frequently may have something called GERD, short for gastroesophageal reflux disease. GERD is the most common diagnosis of gastrointestinal disease in the United States and has about 18.1%-27.8% of occurrence in North America.

Chronic Disease Management and Thriving with Limited Energy

chronic disease management

On July 16 at the “How to Thrive With Chronic Illness and Limited Energy” conference featured guest speaker Dr. Suleiman Furmli, the Chief Medical Officer of CareClinic. Chronic illnesses take a huge mental and physical toll on the 12.9% of Canadians who report two or more chronic diseases and 3.9% report 3+ chronic diseases.

Managing Chronic Illness and Taking Control of Your Health

managing chronic illness

48% of the US population is living with at least one or more chronic illnesses. This number is vastly increasing over time and as a result, the US Health system allocates approximately 75% of its annual budget to chronic medical conditions alone.

DBT Diary Benefits and How To Use One

dbt diary

Dialectical behavioral therapy is often abbreviated as DBT. It is a treatment solution for those who need to regulate their emotions and mental health. It can help those diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, anxiety, and depression as well. Along with others who might struggle dealing with strong emotions.…

Personal Health Record App and PHR Benefits

personal health record benefits

Have you ever though about a personal health record (PHR) or PHR benefits? Looking after your health is something you would eagerly consider. No one can maintain a perfect state of health at all times. But, thanks to preventive care and timely treatments that help you to improve your well-being.…

Therapeutic Journaling is Effective, See How it Can Help

therapeutic journaling

Writing in a journal is recommended to those who are dealing with negative emotions, having suffered from a traumatic event. When we write down our thoughts and feelings, we find it easier to recover from difficult experiences. The whole concept is known as therapeutic journaling and it guides you to reflect on things that have happened, identifying the best solutions for moving forward.…