Posted: 7/29/2016 5:42 PM by
Let these ideas inspire you for ways that you can show your love and appreciation for your aging parent during Boomers Making a Difference Month.
Posted: 7/22/2016 5:41 PM by
Part of self-care as a caregiver is knowing when and how you should be taking care of yourself.
Posted: 7/21/2016 3:54 PM by
Celiac disease, or gluten intolerance, is a condition that can’t be cured, but can be treated and managed effectively. For seniors with celiac disease, making every day food choices can be a challenge and even a cause for stress. Depending on their level of gluten intolerance, making the right food choices can be very important for avoiding symptoms such as diarrhea, gas, and vomiting.
Posted: 7/15/2016 5:47 PM by
Use these tips to help your parent cope with changes in traditions throughout the year.
Posted: 7/11/2016 2:44 PM by
I’d like to take a moment to talk to you about The Alzheimer’s Association, and more specifically – Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
Posted: 7/8/2016 7:19 PM by
Have you wondered what factors can contribute to caregiver stress? Here are some of the big causes.
Posted: 7/7/2016 3:11 PM by
Psoriasis can be embarrassing, especially during a flare-up when your loved one's skin can become red and scaly. It's also painful, and a diagnosis of psoriasis can be overwhelming both to you and to your loved one. The best option for you as a family caregiver is to help your loved one to do everything that she can in order to avoid a flare-up. Once her psoriasis is under better control, she'l...
Posted: 7/1/2016 3:30 PM by
If your loved one is in the middle stages of Alzheimer's disease, you may be wondering what to expect.
Posted: 7/1/2016 10:01 AM by
The American Red Cross is calling all eligible donors to step up, roll up a sleeve, and give blood as soon as possible.