Medical Illness Support

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self-management support for people with chronic illnesses
clinician resources
patient education & resources

specific medical conditions resources in alphabetical order:
  • eye care
    • suitcase clinic tuesdays at first presbyterian church in berkeley, between channing and dana.  starts at 6 pm on tuesdays, but line up starting at 5pm. after free exam, will be referred to ucb optometry clinic. glasses and an exam will be covered if referred from the suitcase clinic. cannot have any medically-related eye condition. no phone # for suitcase clinic; call ucb optometry for more info 510-642-2020.
  • gastrointestinal
  • hypertension
    • drop in high blood pressure groups for acmc ptseastmont wellness center, 510 567-5715, first Tues of every month @ 1:30 pm, room 100, maxwell park room
  • hepatitis c
    • oasis clinic, (510) 834-5442, medical, mental health, vocational services for underserved people with hcv, hiv, addiction
    • hcv and recovery, samhsa booklet: "take action against hepatitis"
  • hiv/aids
    • alameda county hiv resources, comprehensive listing on alameda county dept of public health website
    • many other resources, contact hiv social workers
  • kidney 
Sharone Abramowitz MD,
Jun 16, 2014, 2:45 PM
Sharone Abramowitz MD,
Dec 31, 2008, 11:41 AM
Sharone Abramowitz MD,
Feb 24, 2016, 12:39 PM