This program explains alcoholism, the health risks associated with it, and how to get sober.
This family education program helps with understanding dementia and Alzheimer's disease. It discusses the stages of dementia, common behaviors of patients with dementia, and guidelines to help people interact with a loved one who has dementia.
Deep Vein Thrombosis
This patient education program explains what deep vein thrombosis is. It discusses the symptoms, causes, risk factors, and treatment options.
This program explains dehydration. The program includes the following sections: what is dehydration, what are the symptoms of dehydration in adults, what are the symptoms of dehydration in babies and children, what are the symptoms of dehydration in the elderly, what are the causes of dehydration, how is dehydration diagnosed, and what are treatment options for dehydration.
This program explains the causes and symptoms of dementia. It discusses how dementia is diagnosed and treated, and includes information about ways to prevent dementia.
This patient education program is for patients who have depression or persons with a loved one who is suffering from depression. Included are the following sections: Depression, Symptoms, Causes of Depression, and Treatment.
This program explains dermabrasion. Dermabrasion is also known as surgical skin planning, dermaplaning and skin refinishing. The program includes the following sections: what is dermabrasion, what is the anatomy of the skin, how is dermabrasion performed, what are the risks of dermabrasion, and what happens after dermabrasion.
Diabetes – Carbohydrate Counting
This program explains how a patient with diabetes can select, count and plan the carbohydrates he or she eats.
Diabetes – Eye Complications
This patient education program discusses eye complications that can accompany diabetes, focusing on diabetic retinopathy. The program begins with a discussion of how the eye works and then covers diabetic retinopathy and its treatment, other eye problems, and the importance of managing diabetes.
Diabetes – Foot Care
This program explains foot care for patients with diabetes. The program includes the following sections: how to take care of your feet if you have diabetes, what keeps a foot healthy, how to prevent foot problems, how can diabetes affect the feet, what is daily foot care to prevent foot problems caused by diabetes, what is regular foot care to prevent problems caused by diabetes, how to prevent foot injuries, what is the best footwear for a person with diabetes, and what to expect during regular foot checkups.