Welcome to Otherwisehealthy.com
By entering this site you have taken the
first step in enhancing your ability to organize medical information.
Everyone has dealt with an overwhelming situation during their lives.
Learning how to take a huge task and break it down into smaller bite-sized
pieces makes it easier to accomplish. When it is a medical situation, where
the vast majority of us lack experience and knowledge, it is easy to become
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Organizing Life after Being Diagnosed with Breast cancer will help you
through this process. Through the use of unique workbook pages
designed to facilitate the information gathering process, it is an
innovative empowerment tool that leads patients to become more actively
involved in the management of their disease. "Click on
Otherwise Healthy The Planner" to learn more.
Feeling overwhelmed with managing the family’s activities? Let the
Organized Caregiver help!
Lynda’s weekly newspaper column, Mom’s Rx, is published through the Hearst
newspaper chain. It can also be found by logging on to
http://www.timesunion.com/healthystories then scrolling down to “Health
Organizing” to view a number of recent columns. Mom’s Rx helps people get
organized and live up to their maximum potential as they navigate through
everyday life activities. Through her column she offers Health Organizing
Tips (HOTips), which are helpful tidbits to guide the reader in organizing
essential medical information and navigating through the health care system.
Click on the "HOTips"
link to learn more.
Want to find others who share your concerns about caregiving and managing
various health issues?
Check out Lynda’s blog The Organized Caregiver at
Need a speaker for your next educational seminar, conference or key
Preparation and being proactive leads to better medical outcomes and
wellness. Lynda Shrager offers "Focushops;" - workshops and
seminars that focus on various aspects of organizing health information that
help to increase health literacy and enhance positive medically related
outcomes. The focushops are upbeat, empowering, and applicable to a wide
variety of audiences and provide helpful and practical tips. Click on the "Focushops"
link to learn more.
Don’t leave home unprepared. Med Info To Go is a complete
medical chart and emergency document that fits in your wallet. Click on the
"Med Info To Go" link to learn more.