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Scared Nursing Home Residents Comforted By Well Known Actress Amidst Devastating Hurricane
Famous Actress, Kristen Bell was filming the upcoming movie, "Like Father" in Florida shortly before the monster hurricane Irma was[...]
3 Caregivers Share Life Lessons Learned From Giving End Of Life Care
According to the American Psychological Association, 80 percent of Americans die in hospitals or other institutional settings. However, physicians often[...]
Researchers Use Flashlight To Test New Alzheimer’s Therapy Method
The number of people with Alzheimer’s disease is exploding, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. The worldwide costs associated with caring[...]
Does Medicare Cover Chiropractic Care?
In short, yes. However, there are some details you need to know before scheduling a visit to the chiropractor. How[...]
Medicare vs Medicaid: Everything You Need to Know
Each year millions of US citizens get medical funding and assistance through either Medicare or Medicaid. But how many of[...]
Join Millions of Your Peers That Utilize Medicare Supplemental Plans
If you are a participant in Medicare or about to become one, it's important for you to understand every aspect[...]
Bladder Infections in Elderly – Everything You Need to Know
In elderly it isn't uncommon for urinary tract infections or bladder infections to occur. Because elders often have a weakened[...]
How to Manage Polypharmacy in the Elderly
Polypharmacy is a significant issue for the elderly population, affecting as many as four in ten members of this age[...]
Types of Compression Socks and Why The Elderly Need Them
Caring for the elderly can be a very difficult task. When people reach their golden years, they often require special[...]
Why Is Minute Clinic Care Growing in Popularity Among Elderly?
Minute clinics or retail clinics are becoming increasingly more popular among many people in our country, even with our elders.[...]
Types of Compression Socks and Why The Elderly Need Them
Caring for the elderly can be a very difficult task. When people reach their golden years, they often require special[...]
10 Best Dogs For Seniors: Which Breed Should You Get?
Having a furry companion has many benefits.  Not only do they offer endless love and friendship, but dogs also are[...]
Giving An Elder A Sponge Bath With Dignity
Bathing regularly is an important piece of maintaining your health and hygiene. Unfortunately, some seniors aren’t able to get into[...]
How to Use Validation Therapy For Alzheimer's
If a friend, family member, or someone you love has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you’ll want techniques that allow you[...]
Caregiver Duties And 4 Things No One Tells You About Caregiving
There are lots of reasons why you might become a caregiver.  If you intend to help an elderly loved one[...]