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communicating

Cancer survivors’ online communication with doctors

March 30, 2018
Health literacy, demographics among factors that play key role in whether such communication improves quality of life

Community resilience: What happens after the storm

September 6, 2016
Texas A&M researcher studies how disasters affect communities and how quickly they can recover

Shifting norms: Communication strategies during hospital shift changes

June 21, 2016
Working to make the hand-off of nursing care as seamless as possible

A new medical model: Patients who use their bodies to teach

June 7, 2016
Specially trained instructors teach students the fundamentals of a physical exam, with their own bodies

Behavioral health interventions: The importance of communication and new technology

June 26, 2015

As we move toward a more patient-centered form of health care and physicians begin to focus more on specific patient behaviors it has become all the more evident that patient lifestyle choices contribute significantly to our overall health.

Taking an active role in your health: How to communicate with your health care provider

November 25, 2014

With any relationship, communication is key—and the relationship with your health care provider is no exception to this golden rule. Understanding and becoming involved with your own health and treatment plan starts with talking to your health care provider. There are several helpful tips you can use to become more involved with your overall health.

Customized approach is key to addressing global health challenges

April 15, 2014

Health care professionals aim to improve quality of life and health status of their patients, but often times the same strategies don’t apply across all communities. Health care providers must continuously work to understand the needs of their community and share important health information with a culturally appropriate strategy.