Sleep & Chronic Illness

sleep and illness

Sleep & Chronic illness don’t exactly go hand in hand, do they? Americans living with chronic illness often experience sleep disturbances. Conditions like Insomnia can not only worsen the condition by limiting the body’s ability to heal, but they can also contribute towards a host of mental health problems such as depression and even anxiety. …

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10 Finding Strength Quotes And Life Lessons We Learn From Them

The world is currently undergoing an unprecedented stressful event. It’s a tailspin to say the least. Despite our best efforts, stress somehow does manage to find its way into our lives. Burnout is at an all-time high. The caring voice team constantly researches new ways in which we can counter or even negate the effects …

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Chronic Illness Around Holidays

 Each year, millions of Americans celebrate the holiday season with much fanfare. It’s undoubtedly the best time of the year for most of us. But if you or someone you love is battling a chronic illness then this time becomes very demanding, both physically and mentally. Did you know that according to the Centers for …

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A Healthy Diet for Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pulmonary Fibrosis is often the end result of another condition, like rheumatoid arthritis or exposure to harmful lung irritants such as asbestos.  It is part of a family of about 100 related diseases, and those with PF are often categorized by the root cause as opposed to the actual disease. There is an entire class …

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Family Medicine – 2021 Update

Family Medicine

The role of genetics—in researching, predicting, diagnosing, preventing, and treating rare and chronic illnesses—is dramatically expanding. The Caring Voice community spoke to leaders in genetic medicine about what that means for you and your loved ones. What would you do if you could take your DNA and unravel all the secrets contained within? What would …

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