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Section 1 - Assistive Technology
Section 2 - Divorce Issues
Section 3 - Drugs/Medications
Section 4 - Checklist, Documents, Forms
Section 5 - Employment Issues
Section 6 - Estate Planning
Advanced Directives & DNR's
Section 7 - Caregiver Resources
Patient Quality of Life: Should Doctors Guess It?
Incontinence Care
Section 8 - Children Seriously Ill
Children of The Chronically Ill
Siblings of Children with Special Health Needs
Guides To Disability Issues
End Stage Hospital & Home Care
Child With A Serious Illness
Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP)
Camps-Special Needs Children
Children's Wish Foundations
Section 9 - For Kids
Section 10 - Family Resources
Section 11 - Patient Resources
Section 12 - Financial Aids
Section 13 - Insurance
Long Term Care Insurance
Section 14 - Legal
Section 15 - Long Term Care
Section 16 - Symptom Support
Section 17 - End of Life
Section 18 - Funeral Planning
Section 19 - After Death Occurs
Hospice FAQS
Symptom Support
Behavoir Strategies
Ill Person's Feelings
Caregiving & Family Harmony
Caregiver Grief ~Article
End of Life
Comforting A Dying Person
End Stages of Life
When Someone Dies
Funeral Planning
Bereavement Fares and Discounts
Common Bonds of Caregiving
Tips For Helping Your Friend
About me
Free Greeting Cards
Estate Planning Definition
Living & Other Trusts
Wills & Beneficiaries
State Laws On Wills
Conservator~Guardianship Definitions
Insurance Issues
Avoiding Probate
Prescription Drug Program I
Prescription Drug Cards II
Disability & SSDI Insurance Questions
Long Term Care Insurance
Employment Issues
Divorce Issues
State Laws-Statutes
Making A Personal File
Emergency Info Form
Emergency Planning
Health Care Surrogate
Forms, Checklist
Family Resources
Patient Resources
Rehab Tools-Assistive Tech. Categories
State Map-Ombudsman Program
NH Your Rights-Fact Sheets
Nursing Homes and Your Rights - Factsheets for some seriously ill or their caregivers.
Long Term Care-Facts & Rights
State & Federal Resources
Drug Resources
Grief & Sorrow
When death nears - Signs and Symptoms
Some Facts About Artificial Nutrition and Hydration
Things To Consider-Artificial Nutrition and Hydration
Tools For Viewing
The following software and/or tips may be helpful to you in viewing some of the material contained on  this website.
Helpful Hint
Hassle-free copying & pasting
Copying text from a webpage and pasting it into a MS Word document has become one of the most common tasks that PC users employ.  However, often times you get stuck having to clean up a lot of formatting.  Here's how to "cleanly" paste text into MS Word:
  •  Copy the text (CTRL+C or EDIT > COPY) from a webpage or other source.
  • Open MS Word
    - From the EDIT menu in Word choose
    - Select UNFORMATTED TEXT and click OK
Medical Dictionary and Tests & Procedures - InteliHealth's Look up symptoms and/or testing procedures used for HD. 
Talking Dictionary - MSN's Encarta - Get definitions to medical terminology.  You can either read the information or this site will read the information out loud to you!


Babelfish Translator-Translate any information or a whole webpage into another language:

Clinical Definition-Search

From the DNA Learning Center at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Definitions provided by the National Institutes of Health
(Definitions of words describing genetic disorders and birth defects.)

Click on a letter to jump to a disorder beginning with that letter
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A Quick TUTORIAL - How to Translate Medical Terms into Understandable English

There are simple words, called root words, that describe simple objects or processes. To describe something more complex, another root word is often added in front of it (a prefix) or following it (a suffix). To decypher or translate a term into plain English, it must first be broken down into individual Latin words. This can be done with the section on "Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words" found on this site.
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in your address and the address of the place  on your State's page you want
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