Sjogren's Syndrome Survival Guide
Author: Teri Rumpf
Finally, a complete resource for Sjogren's sufferers -- providing the newest medical information, research results, and treatment methods available, as well as the most effective and practical self-help strategies. Learn what you can do to take control of your symptoms and live well with Sjogren's.
Table of Contents:
|1||Sjogren's Syndrome: What Is That?||1|
|2||What Makes Up a Diagnosis?||19|
|3||How Do You Treat Sjogren's?||33|
|4||More about the Medical Aspects||47|
|5||Doctors and Patients||67|
|6||Reactions to Illness||89|
|7||Riding a Roller Coaster of Emotions||101|
|8||Family and Friends||127|
|9||Living with Sjogren's Syndrome||151|
|11||Work and Disability||183|
|12||Research: Hope for the Future||199|
The Weight-Loss Surgery Connection
Author: Melissa Debin Parish
For the first time, everything you need to achieve weight-loss surgery success, physically and emotionally
After undergoing gastric bypass surgery nearly four years ago, not only did Melissa deBin-Parish lose more than 100 pounds and regain her health, she also began a new life as a trusted source of support and information for other weight-loss surgery patients. In The Weight-Loss Surgery Connection, deBin-Parish explains what to expect and how to succeed before, during, and after surgery. She also provides the human connection so necessary to building a healthy relationship to food and health.
Melissa deBin-Parish is on the advisory board of the Obesity Action Coalition. Her support site, thewlsconnection.com, has been called a “comprehensive web destination” by BariMD.