Emergency Preparedness

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Emergency Preparedness Emergency preparedness for a caregiver of a patient with a serious health condition or for a senior who lives alone is important. Being prepared for an emergency starts with a conversation long before an ambulance arrives. The first step is to have a….

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Pill Identification

Pill Identifier

Sometimes too many pills can be confusing. Even ones we take on a regular basis can be hard to identify if they’re out of place, like setting on a table or dropped on the floor. Learn about a pill identifier in this article.

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Wheelchair Fatigue

Wheelchair Fatigue

When you are wheelchair weary, see  what can be done to ease your use of a wheelchair. Get some advice, and check out these engineering solutions.

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Energy Assistance Programs

Energy Assistance Programs for Seniors

Energy Assistance Programs for Seniors There are energy assistance programs for seniors who are struggling with their energy bills. Making your home more energy efficient can help you be comfortable this summer. You might be eligible for free assistance in weatherizing your home and in….

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Cost of Caregiving

Cost of Caregiving for Bommers

Taking care of our aging parents is like a right of passage. We’ll all face it sooner or later. The difference today is the “parents” are baby boomers.

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Finding Help for Caregivers

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Finding the help you need is important. You need help to keep from burning out. Here are plenty of good ideas to help you find caregiving help.

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Caregiving Help

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Caregiving can be a real struggle at times. With family disagreements, repeated doctor visits and the constant declining health of your love one. This article has some suggestions that can help.

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Incontinence

incontinence

Both caregivers and incontinence sufferers should realize that the most common cause of frequent urination is a urinary tract infection. This article has possible solutions.

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Elderly Guardianship

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Elderly people with dementia or other cognitive limitations are often overwhelmed by handling finances as they once did. They may be slow to understand new technologies and they may misinterpret a scammer’s true intentions. That’s why some may benefit from the protection of Guardianship.

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Clearing Clutter Stuff

Clearing clutter stuff

Trying to keep your home clutter-free can be a real challenge. But too much unorganized and unused stuff can become a safety risk for seniors. This article has pointers achieving clutter free living!

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