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Chronic Conditions

Ten to twenty million children and adolescents in the United States have some form of chronic illness or disability. Chronic refers to a health condition that lasts anywhere from three months to a lifetime.

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Social Difficulties for Children with Chronic Illness

A chronic illness can present a special challenge for your child as she relates to other children. One of the goals for your child's school experience is that she learn to accept and be accepted by others, regardless of differences.