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Chronic disease is a significant health care problem
in Canada, with many Canadians living with at least one chronic health
condition. Individuals living with chronic conditions benefit from an active
engagement in their own health care. Patients who have the skills, information,
and confidence to better manage the physical and emotional impacts of their
illness tend to feel better and use health care services differently, which can
optimize their quality of care.
The goal of self-management programs is to empower
individuals to deal with their disease and improve their quality of life.
Participants of these programs build self-efficacy and confidence in their
ability to manage their own health and the symptoms associated with their
chronic condition and learn how to communicate effectively with their health
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