Reflections of A Live-in Caregiver — There’s good and bad associated with being a caregiver. It can be a ruff job but it can also be rewarding. This article is a reflection of my years as a caregiver.
Should I Undertake Being a Family Caregiver? I’ve heard the statistic that there are 10,000 people a day turning 65 years old. That means that the baby boomer generation is in their elder years, and many are going to need to receive help as they….
Caregiving has a positive effect on many good people. Learning to handle stress, putting others ahead of our selves, time management and other acquired skills can benefit us personally. That’s why we decided to put our 13+ years of caregiving experience to good use.
There are many people today who are faced with helping their aging parents. If you are one of them, here are a few things that may help them to remain safe and independent.
For me, being a Caregiver is just the same as being family. We’re all in this together. Sure we all have our dreams and plans to change the world. And different members are in different places along “life’s journey”. But no matter what, we still….
I found my mother laying on the couch with a friend of hers sitting close by. She described to me some strange symptoms. She evidently experienced a sudden onset of extreme vertigo, while in a seated position. She also complained about headaches.
The Stander company has developed many innovative mobility products and this walker is no exception. The company has a great track record with customer service and the EZ Fold-N-Go walker stands out in a crowded line-up of walkers. The lightest walker in the world.
In this article I review the importance of forgiveness in the life of anyone, but in particular the caregiver. Sometimes our elderly parents can be confused and easily misunderstand our intentions. Or perhaps another family member has an insensitive opinion about the job your doing.
Help a Senior In and Out of Bed Safely Getting in and out of bed safely is one of those things you never really think about. You just climb into bed, go to sleep, and wake up rested. But, as we age our body starts….
Bath safety is a big topic.Using a shower chair is a simpl answer to part of the problem. Best thing is they’re affordable, plentiful and have a wide aray of options. This article is about my experince.