The Buena Salud Guide to Arthritis and Your Life

The Buena Salud Guide to Arthritis and Your Life

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"The Buena Salud Guide to Arthritis and Your Life deserves a place in every American household....It is a must-read guide to preventing, managing, and living a full and healthy life with arthritis."-Dr. John Klippel, President and CEO, The Arthritis FoundationThe latest volume in the immensely popular Buena Salud (TM) medical guides by Dr. Jane L. Delgado, The Buena Salud Guide to Arthritis and Your Life provides helpful guidance and strategies for dealing with the intense, debilitating pain and the lifestyle interruptions and inconveniences caused by arthritis. Though primarily aimed at a Hispanic audience-who, as studies have shown, are twice as likely as non-Hispanics to report severe joint pain and work limitations-the information and help in this essential book will be a boon to all arthritis suffers, of every culture and national origin. The Buena Salud Guide to Arthritis and Your Life is also available in a Spanish language edition.
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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 138 x 208 x 10mm | 140.61g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • William Morrow Paperbacks
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0062195921
  • 9780062195920

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The Buena Salud(R) Guide to arthritis & your life

What many people don't realize about arthritis is that it can result from more than 100 conditions. In The Buena Salud(R) Guide to Arthritis and Your Life, Dr. Delgado sorts the facts from the fiction. She provides essential help and guidance for people living with arthritis, including life changes to consider, the best online sources for information, and tools to manage the condition and enjoy a healthy life. The book addresses:

the different types of conditions that can cause arthritis and their respective treatmenthow arthritis can affect your stress and mood, as well as your relationshipsDr. Delgado's 10-point program for better health how men and women deal with arthritis, illustrated with real-life storiesthe key questions to ask your health care providerthe best online sources for information in both English and Spanish, and more.Also available in Spanish: La guia de Buena Salud(R) sobre la artritis y tu vida
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About Jane L. Delgado

Jane L. Delgado, Ph.D., M.S., es presidenta y directora ejecutiva de la Alianza Nacional para la Salud de los Hispanos, la organizacion nacional mas numerosa de proveedores de servicios de salud y servicios humanos para los hispanos. Delgado asumio el cargo en la Alianza tras trabajar en la Oficina Directiva del Secretario del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services o DHHS). Antes de trabajar para el DHHS, ocupo una variedad de cargos, entre ellos coordinadora de talento infantil de Sesame Street de 1973 a 1975. Delgado, un rostro conocido para millones de personas en todo el pais, fue incluida en la lista de los 100 Hispanos Mas Influyentes en el Hemisferio por People en Espanol y galardonada por WebMD entre los cinco heroes de salud en el 2008. La entrevistan a menudo en ABC News, CNN, Fox News, Telemundo, USA Today y AP, y es invitada frecuente en Despierta America de Univision, el programa matutino en espanol de mayor sintonia. Delgado, quien ejerce como psicologa clinica, es autora de !Salud! Guia para la salud integral de la mujer latina (Rayo/HarperCollins, 2002). Vive en Washington, D.C., con su esposo Mark y su hija Elizabeth.
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