570626 Self-Efficacy, Self-Management, and Chronic Illness Self-Efficacy, Self-Management, and Chronic Illness Self-management in older patients with chronic illness.
With a chronic illness you mean a condition with a protracted long time course. It may be eventually fatal but will in such a case not lead to a quick death.
567449 Emotional and social effects of chronic illness in adolescence Emotional and social effects of chronic illness in adolescence There are several ways that chronic illness can interfere with an adolescent's emotional and social development.
Thus, children with the chronic illness tend to show more psychological problems such as submissive behavior and social inhibition that can be managed by psycho-educational groups.
It would be wrong to not to hire someone who could do the job, in spite of the fact that they were suffering from a chronic illness. Conversely, it would be wrong to hire someone who could not do the job BECAUSE of a chronic illness.
"a similar pain as the person with a chronic illness means that I also have a chronic illness").
In fact, studies show that women who report high levels of mental stress are twice as likely to die due to a chronic illness (Mental stress, physical illness, 2002).
In this scenario, a couple of strategies could be applied to help mitigate the costs of chronic illness in the workplace.
279579 How do health promotion and wellness programs assist in decreasing chronic illness? Be specific. How do health promotion and wellness programs assist in decreasing chronic illness? Be specific. Let's take a closer look.
Above - said scope and definition of what constitutes a serious illness allows us an understanding that an illness can be considered serious if it incapacitates, is permanent/long-term and is chronic.