Chronic Disease

Conflict and Bullying in a HUD-subsidized Building for Elderly Residents: A Case Study Jerry Sat, 09/03/2011 - 22:50

This is a case study of conflict in a building for elderly residents, managed under HUD programs.

Thomas L. Petty, MD--the legacy of a leader and pioneer in COPD Jerry Sun, 01/17/2010 - 18:55

Dr. Tom Petty was known for his generosity and for his pioneering leadership and innovative philosophy of pulmonary medicine, including Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

Foul Weather: a locked building mystery

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 22:48
Featuring Inspector Boss Van Aken and His Canaan Dog Nerek

It is a dark and stormy night. After weeks of foul weather marked by unrelenting rain, Riverby is inundated by a fierce thunderstorm and torrential rain, a true nor'easter. The town center is flooded. Riverside Manor, an apartment building for the elderly, is surrounded by flood waters that keep even emergency personnel from approaching.

COPD Support Group in NYC Jerry Mon, 10/19/2009 - 16:15

Rehabilitation classes, support groups, courage, and persistence when combined with a caring medical team can make a huge difference in the lives of people living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Managing weight loss and sleep apnea: better together? Jerry Mon, 11/03/2008 - 22:38

Chronic conditions tend to travel together; the same person can have two or more conditions. How to manage them together?