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The Value Of Support Groups

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Disease and injury do not play favorites; you are as likely to be hit by a medical surprise as any other person.

When ongoing medical issues arise, patients and their loved ones alike gain healthy perspectives from support groups.  We hear about the issues that arise for group members, and how they are addressed, by a rep from the ALS Association of Oregon. 
 

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has hosted the Jefferson Exchange on JPR since 2009. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for more than 35 years, working in both television and radio.