Cost of Illness

Improvements in illness self-management and psychological distress associated with telemonitoring support for adults with diabetes.

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Mar 11, 2015

OBJECTIVE: The objective of this observational open label trial was to characterize changes in diabetes self-management and psychological distress associated with a mobile health (mHealth) interactive voice response (IVR) self-management support program.

Does a helping hand mean a heavy heart? Helping behavior and well-being among spouse caregivers.

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Mar 16, 2010

Being a caregiver for an ill or disabled loved one is widely recognized as a threat to the caregiver's quality of life. Nonetheless, research indicates that helping behavior, broadly construed, promotes well-being. Could helping behavior in a caregiving context promote well-being as well?

'Mobile' health needs and opportunities in developing countries.

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Mar 29, 2010

Developing countries face steady growth in the prevalence of chronic diseases, along with a continued burden from communicable diseases.