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Managing Holiday Stress

What You Need to Know for Open Enrollment

Creating a Trans Affirming Medical Office

What You Should Know About Long COVID

Congenital Heart Defect Survivors Need Life-Long Care

How to Write an Advance Care Directive & POLST

Health Magazine Interview on Patient Advocacy

Why You Should Have an Advance Directive

Making Informed Health Care Decisions

Authorizations and Referrals

Navigating a Dementia Diagnosis

Are you Concerned about Dementia?

You’ve Been Diagnosed with Cancer – Now What?

Protect your Health with Regular Preventive Care

How Monitoring Chronic Conditions Can Improve Your Health

How to Make Access to Clinical Notes Work for You

Virtual Advocacy for Surgeries

How to Create Long-Distance Advocate Partnerships

How to Choose an Advocate

What is a Patient Advocate?

What’s the Difference between a Physician and a Nurse Practitioner?

Open Enrollment is Just around the Corner

Rising Rates of Colon Cancer Among Young Adults

The Upshot of Flu Shots

5 Words to Help You Understand Insurance Claim Forms

Three Common Reasons for Surprise Medical Bills

Home With COVID-19

Long COVID-19 Recoveries Could Strain Rehab Facilities

COVID-19:  Sorting Fact from Fiction

Insurance Plan Changes in the Time of COVID-19

Staying Safe As States Re-Open

It's Time to See the Doctor

COVID-19 Can Damage More Than Your Lungs

Preparing for Hospitalization During the COVID Pandemic

Packing a Hospital "Go Bag"

Long-Term Care in the Time of COVID-19

How You Can Help

Life Behind the Masks



COVID-19 and Advocacy Best Practices

Using Technology to Help with Medical Emergencies

Crash Course in Nursing Homes: Summary of 11 Lessons Learned

Crash Course in Nursing Homes Part 3: Final Lessons

Crash Course in Nursing Homes Part 2: Fighting Illegal Nursing Home Practices.

Crash Course in Nursing Homes Part 1: When You Can't Pay

Heart Failure Basics

Avoiding Medicare Fraud

What is hospice?

What is Palliative Care?

National Hospice Palliative Care Month

Advocating for yourself at the ER

Urinary Tract Infections in the Elderly

Is No News Good News?

Researching Quality Medical Information on the Web

What Do You Need to Know About Your Prescriptions?

Sacramento Area Resources for Multiple Sclerosis

New Major Medical Diagnosis? Now what?

Ten Ways to Advocate for Yourself at the Doctor's Office

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