Links

Links to Useful Information

We have provided the following links to documentation and websites
that we have found helpful and informative:


What is a Patient Centered Medical Home (Video)



Health information for the entire family from the American Academy of Family Physicians


American Academy of Physician Assistants - What is a PA?


American Academy of Marriage and Family Therapy - What is Marriage and Family Therapy


Lowering your Blood Pressure with DASH 


Mayo Clinic


Resource for couples - Hold Me Tight


Emotionally Focused Therapy - ICEEFT

DIABETES:
• American Diabetes Association - http://www.diabetes.org/

• Diabetes Risk Test:  http://www.diabetes.org/are-you-at-risk/diabetes-risk-test/

• John Hopkins Self-Management Help -  http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/diabetes/diabetes_education/patient_education_material/Diabetes%20Self%20Management%20Patient%20Education%20Material

 

HEART DISEASE:
• American Heart Association  - http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartFailure/Heart-Failure_UCM_002019_SubHomePage.jsp

• Mayo Clinic – http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-disease/basics/lifestyle-home-remedies/con-20034056

 

ATRIAL FIBRILLATION:
American Heart Association - http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Arrhythmia/AboutArrhythmia/Atrial-Fibrillation-AF-or-AFib_UCM_302027_Article.jsp

 

STOP SMOKING:
Maine Tobacco Helpline - http://www.tobaccofreemaine.org/quit_tobacco/Maine_Tobacco_HelpLine.php

 

HEALTHY WEIGHT:
• Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - http://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/index.html

 

HYPERTENSION:
• Mayo Clinic - http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-pressure/basics/definition/con-20019580 

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