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November 15th, 2019 Signs of Stomach Cancer You Should Know

The American Cancer Society estimates that 27,510 new cases of stomach cancer will be diagnosed this year and more than 11,000 people will die from stomach cancer. November is Stomach Cancer Awareness Month, which means it’s a good time to...

November 8th, 2019 Is Your Loved One Prone to Winter Blues?

Winter can be a fun time with the holidays and spending time with family members and friends. However, unfortunately, many people are prone to the winter blues. This is especially true for the elderly. They often experience waves of sadness and...

November 1st, 2019 Do You Know These Myths About Gout?

Gout is a form of arthritis that happens because of the formation of urate crystals in a joint. Urate crystals form when there is too much uric acid in the blood. Uric acid comes from the body breaking down substances called purines, which are...

October 29th, 2019 Join Us for an ALS Event on November 6th

Remember the BUCKET CHALLENGE? It was a public awareness program to have people understand ALS aka Lou Gehrig’s disease better. Healthcare Professionals as well as those families dealing with ALS can find having more facts and methods will...

October 25th, 2019 How Does Caregiving Change as Your Senior’s Needs Change?

Your senior’s needs are going to change and that means that caregiving and how you approach caregiving are also going to change. It’s important that you’re as prepared as possible to cope with those changes, but that means...

October 18th, 2019 New Reports Say Owning a Dog Can Lengthen Life

Looking for a way to keep your older family member on this earth longer? Recent reports published in the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes say that owning a dog might be the way to do it. Research Supports Getting a Dog...

October 9th, 2019 10 Tips to Ease Symptoms of Sundowners Syndrome

Sudden changes in behavior in seniors with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, regularly occurring between the afternoon and evening hours, is referred to as sundown syndrome, or sundowner’s. While the exact cause for sundown...

October 4th, 2019 What Documents Are Essential When It Comes to Home Care?

Discussions are underway to arrange home care for your parents. As your family starts to research and make arrangements, there is one thing you may not be thinking about. You need to think about the paperwork that will be helpful to your family...

September 27th, 2019 Warning Signs That Your Parents Need Your Help

Many seniors won’t ask for help when they need it. They believe they have worked hard all their lives and asking for help might be a burden to others. When it comes to your parents, you should make sure you keep an eye out for warning signs...

September 20th, 2019 Is It Possible to Care For Your Dad From Afar?

Around 75 percent of unpaid caregivers live within 20 minutes of the person they help. Around 13 percent live within 20 to 60 minutes away. You fall well out of those averages. You live on the other side of the nation. Is it even possible to...

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