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What Is Caregiver Agreement Contract?

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog by Jamie Cowan of of Life Planning Consultants, LLC.    http://www.jwcowan.com Ellie may sound like someone...

Hypothermia and older adults

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Tips for staying safe in cold weather....

Help with Alzheimer's Caregiving!

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Some caregivers need help when the person...

Sharing Caregiving Responsibilities

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Caring for an older family member often...

11 ways caregivers can care for themselves

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, I wanted to acknowledge the millions of family members who care for their parents, siblings and...
Author: Joan Law

Taking Care of Yourself: Tips for Caregivers

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Taking care of yourself is one of the...

Hypothermia: A cold weather hazard

Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited  to Kim Calvin and The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov With shorter days and...

Caring For A Loved One? Care For Yourself, Too

   Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Emily Bazar and Kaiser Health News   http://khn.org    Michael Sloss’ mother was diagnosed with dementia...

Caregiving for Parkinson’s Takes Patience and Perception

The prevalence of Parkinson’s in our society today continues to grow as people are living longer. How can we improve the quality of life for people...

Keep the Holiday Season Safe & Stress-Free for Seniors!

The holidays are a time when families gather together to celebrate the traditions of the season, but when Senior loved ones are frail or suffer from...