Alternative Treatments for Migraines and Headaches
Learn about alternative migraine and headache treatments, such as biofeedback and acupuncture.
Causes of Stress
WebMD examines the causes of stress, including stress at work and stress from daily life, and how stress can affect health and quality of life.
Tips to Manage Stress
WebMD explains how stress affects your health and how to manage it.
Tips for Reducing Stress
WebMD's tips for managing stress.
10 Ways to Boost Your Energy in 10 Minutes or Less
Need a quick energy boost to get you through the day? Try these pick-me-ups when you’re low on energy.
Hospice Care - Receiving Hospice Care
Hospice is a comprehensive program with services for people who are seriously ill and not expected to recover. When you decide to be cared for by a hospice program, you acknowledge that your treatment goals will shift from doing everything possible to cure your condition to helping make the rest of your life as comfortable and high - quality as possible.You do not need to be bedridden or in a ...
Hospice Care - Topic Overview
What is hospice care?Hospice care provides medical services, emotional support, and spiritual resources for people who are in the last stages of a terminal illness, such as cancer or heart failure. Hospice care also helps family members manage the practical details and emotional challenges of caring for a dying loved one. Why would I choose hospice care?The goal of hospice treatment is to keep ...
Hospice Care - Considering Hospice Care
You may want to consider hospice care if:You have a disease or illness that is expected to shorten your life.Treatment that tries to cure the disease or prolong your life has become more of a burden than a benefit to you.You would like to spend your remaining life as comfortably as possible in a setting that you choose, such as your own home.You want family and friends to participate in your ...
Hospice Care - Arranging for Hospice Care
Once you have decided to pursue hospice care, you will need to:Complete documents to determine your eligibility and insurance coverage and to outline your treatment preferences. These documents include: Health care agent or medical power of attorney. For more information, see the topic Choosing a Health Care Agent.Living will. For more information, see the topic Writing an Advance ...
Whole Medical Systems: An Overview
Traditional Chinese medicine, Ayurveda, homeopathy and naturopathy: They all involve techniques and practices that may complement traditional medical care. Learn more about alternative medicine.