Micaela Kotzé - Panda Forest Host
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Are you or someone you know struggling with managing chronic medications? It can be overwhelming to keep track of prescribed medications, adhere to schedules, and deal with potential side effects. That's why we're excited to invite you to our upcoming session, "Understanding and Managing Chronic Medication," where expert wellness coach Marina will provide valuable insights and guidance on this important topic.
Marina is a renowned wellness coach with a specialized focus on trauma, chronic illness, and pain management. As the founder of The Discerning You, she has dedicated herself to uniting and educating people with chronic illnesses, empowering them to lead fulfilling lives while managing their health conditions.
During the session, Marina will cover essential topics related to chronic medication management:
Understanding Prescribed Medications: Marina will help you gain a deeper understanding of your prescribed medications, including their purpose, potential interactions, and how they work in your body.
Adhering to Schedules: Managing a consistent medication schedule is crucial for achieving optimal treatment outcomes. Marina will share practical tips and strategies for staying on track with your medication routine.
Minimizing Side Effects: Many medications come with potential side effects that can impact your well-being. Marina will discuss ways to minimize and cope with these side effects, helping you navigate potential challenges more effectively.
Effective Communication with Healthcare Providers: Establishing open and effective communication with your healthcare providers is essential for receiving the best possible care. Marina will provide guidance on how to communicate your needs, concerns, and treatment experiences with your healthcare team.
While our upcoming session with Marina will provide valuable insights, it's important to remember that the October app is here to offer educational and supportive content and is not a replacement for professional advice, diagnosis, or treatment. However, the app can complement your journey by providing digital group sessions, assessments, and relevant content about mental health and wellness.
Understanding and managing chronic medications is an essential aspect of overall wellness for individuals dealing with chronic illnesses. Join us for this informative session with Marina to gain valuable knowledge and practical strategies that can positively impact how you manage your medications.
Remember, for clinical needs, it's imperative that you contact a licensed healthcare provider. In emergencies, please call your nearest emergency department or use the emergency button on the top right-hand corner of our app.
We look forward to seeing you at the session and helping you navigate the complexities of chronic medication management.
Stay well, The October Team
Micaela Kotzé - Panda Forest Host
This session addresses the intersection of chronic illness and mental health. Participants will explore the psychological challenges associated with chronic conditions, coping strategies, and the importance of holistic care for overall well-being.
Marina is a wellness coach specialising in trauma, chronic illness, and pain management. She is...