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Self-treatment in managed care

Ann M. Lee

Self-treatment in managed care

HMO involvement in OTC and alternative therapies

by Ann M. Lee

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Published by Decision Resources in Waltham, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Nonprescription drug industry -- United States,
    • Health maintenance organizations -- United States.,
    • Managed care plans (Medical care) -- United States.,
    • Market surveys -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAnn M. Lee and A. James Lee.
      SeriesDR reports
      ContributionsLee, A. James., Decision Resources, Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9666.5 .L433 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination91 leaves :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL458955M
      LC Control Number98176458

      Creating Your Holistic Self-Care Plan Many of us have so many responsibilities in life that we forget to take care of ourselves. Self-care is an important aspect of stress management. Having a well-cared-for body can make you feel good about yourself and your life, and conveys to others that you value yourself. Pain Relief Many everyday pains are temporary and can be managed without the need to see your doctor. Everyday pains usually only last till the stimulus is removed or the underlying damage is healed – but we often need a little TLC to help us through that period.

      Practicing medical self care is one way of taking more control. Medical self-care is defined as those things that individuals do to deal with minor illness and injuries at home. This includes preventing, detecting, and treating illness and disease. Data suggests that self care is already a fact of life. Self-medication is a human behavior in which an individual uses a substance or any exogenous influence to self-administer treatment for physical or psychological ailments.. The most widely self-medicated substances are over-the-counter drugs used to treat common health issues at home, as well as dietary supplements. These do not require a doctor's prescription to obtain and, in some countries MeSH: D

        With even more pages, a new chapter on foods and supplements, and additions throughout the entire book, this informative Second Edition of the ever-popular classic, "Stop the Thyroid Madness: A Patient Revolution Against Decades of Inferior Treatment", continues to break ground as the ONLY thyroid patient-to-patient book on the market/5. These include the maintenance of health, prevention of disease, self-diagnosis, self-treatment, in cluding self-medication, and sel f-applied follow-up car e and social support to the sick and.


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In the United States, the majority of adults and children with behavioral health needs who may benefit from care do not receive any services.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) only recommends trying treatments based on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).

CBT is a type of psychological treatment that can help you manage your anxiety by changing negative or unhelpful thoughts and behaviour. self-care/self-management A phrase used by the General Medical Council (GMC) (UK) referring to the duty that doctors have to encourage their patients to maintain good health through healthy lifestyle choices, and to educate them and the public on how to maintain and improve their health.

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