WebMD helps explain the difference among child end-of-life and palliative care options.
A spiritual assessment may help the doctor understand how religious or spiritual beliefs will affect the way a patient copes with cancer. A spiritual assessment is a method or tool used by doctors to understand the role that religious and spiritual beliefs have in the patient's life. This may help the doctor understand how these beliefs affect the way the patient responds to the cancer ...
Types of Grief Reactions
WebMD explains different ways of reacting to loss or death and how to prevent depression.
Spirituality and Quality of Life
Spiritual and religious well-being may help improve quality of life. It is not known for sure how spirituality and religion are related to health. Some studies show that spiritual or religious beliefs and practices create a positive mental attitude that may help a patient feel better and improve the well-being of family caregivers. Spiritual and religious well-being may help improve health and ...
WebMD helps those dealing with grief find ways to cope and people who can help.
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 feeling tired.
Complementary Medicine - Health Tools
Health tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems. Should I use complementary medicine? ...
Complementary Medicine - Biologically Based Therapies
These therapies use substances found in nature to treat illness or promote wellness. They include foods, vitamins, and both herbal and nonherbal dietary supplements. Alternative diet programsAntioxidantsBeta - sitosterol plant extractButterbur extractCapsaicinChamomileChelation therapyChromiumCoenzyme Q10EphedraGinkgo bilobaGlucosamine and chondroitinHerbal and natural ...
Complementary Medicine - Manipulative and Body-Based Methods
These therapies involve the movement or realignment of parts of the body. BodyworkChiropractic treatmentMassage therapyShould I use complementary medicine? ...