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Ovarian Cancer: Early Detection And New Research
Ovarian Cancer affects thousands of women and their families each year. According to the American Cancer Society, each year, 21,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and each year over 13,000 women die from the disease.
Posted by Sharon Brandwein on July 30, 2020Continue reading
How One Family Coped With Ovarian Cancer
No cancer diagnosis is easy, but ovarian cancer can be especially devastating - often, when you catch it, it’s already at an advanced stage. Only 20% of ovarian cancer patients catch it early, when they have over a 90% chance of a full recovery.
Posted by Molly K on July 23, 2020Continue reading
Learning the Importance of Cancer Counseling
Learning the Importance of Cancer Counseling With Linda Waters We at Select Justice are happy to help support research and community programs that will provide resources to assist people in making the right decisions for themselves and their families.
Posted by Linda Waters on July 21, 2020Continue reading
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How to Help Your Child with Cerebral Palsy Thrive
Cerebral Palsy, a condition affecting movement, balance, and posture, can range from mild to severe. When you learn your child has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, it’s normal to cycle through a wide range of emotions, and ultimately, every parent wants their child to thrive.
Posted by Alicia Betz on January 20, 2021Continue reading
How To Find A Good Nursing Home For Loved Ones
It’s not an easy decision to place your parent or another elderly loved one in a nursing home. You can feel like you should be able to do it on your own, or that putting them in a nursing home is abandoning them. But it’s simply not true, and sometimes it can be necessary for a family.
Posted by Christiana Lilly on December 22, 2020Continue reading
Living With A Back Injury
Just as you don’t realize how much you use your pinky finger until you get a papercut on it, you don’t realize that your back is involved in almost every single thing you do until you injure it.
Posted by Alicia Betz on December 21, 2020Continue reading
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6 Signs of Nursing Home Abuse
Making the call to put a loved one in a home is tough, but one many of us have faced or will face during our lifetime. But when you place a loved one in one of these home’s care, you expect the best, but that doesn’t always happen.
Posted by Laura Lifshitz on November 8, 2020Continue reading