How to Apply Eye Drops

Do you have more than one type of eye drop to apply? Do you know the rules for applying the different types of eye...

A Person Centered Dementia Care System Proposal

Person Centered Dementia Care proposal for Accountable Care Organizations I was recently traveling and met a woman that was developing an Accountable Care organization for...

Spouse Caregiver Support and Frontotemporal Dementia

by jlcox of Woodburn, OR.  Writes in about spouse caregiver support needed for those with Frontotemporal dementia JL Cox writes: My husband, at age 52, was...

The Benefits of a Memory DVD for All Stages of Dementia

The benefits of a memory DVD was brought to my attention by Charlotte Bartlett. Charlotte's husband is presently in the late stages of dementia. Here...

Caregiver Exhaustion

Caregiver exhaustion is a real issue.  It sometimes amazes me how exhausted I am after spending a lot of time with my in-laws. Especially...

Anti Aging Products – The Truth

Is there a role for anti aging products?   Aging is a natural process but not one embraced by most people. There are vast amounts of...

The Lessons From A Little Bird and The Need for Family...

Family caregiver support, or the lack of it, is a major problem for the majority of caregivers. I hear the silent cries for help...

Life After Loss Grief Recovery

Life after loss grief recovery starts with out After Life, Grief Recovery program.  If you are viewing this, you may be in the midst of...

Need Affordable and Available Respite Care Services? Share Here

Need Affordable and Available Respite Care Services? I know that you do. As part of our ongoing journey to get Caregiver Relief on the agenda...

For sicker or for poorer: When Lewy Body’s breaks a wife’s...

By David Heitz Beth Taylor’s caregiving story is not so unusual. Beth was introduced to her husband Steve on America Online in fall 1996. They met...

Alzheimer’s Prevention Is It Possible?

Do you know what you can do as part of Alzheimers prevention? In fact, researchers are now trying a new approach. They are trying to...

Overcoming Caregiver Guilt

Dealing with caregiver guilt has become an everyday occurrence for many aging baby boomers. They find themselves caring for elderly parents and their own...

Caregiver Relief – Best Site on the web to find caregiver...

 There's a crisis occurring in this country right now. Did you know that 65% of the baby boomers over the age of 65 will...

Home Health Care in Louisiana a Directory

The Directory of Home Health Care in Louisiana(LA) is a useful on line listing of home healthcare agencies in this state. It won't...

Want to Avoid Being Placed in a Nursing Home Compare Costs

To avoid being placed in a nursing home compare costs of a years stay in a home versus your own home. The ability to age...

Wheelchair Exercises for Seniors: “Wheel Chair Freedom” Product Review

I am a seasoned RN with a rehabilitation background. Wheelchair exercises for seniors is important to maintain physical and mental well being.  I have...

Aging In Place Stuck Without Options? Challenges of the Future

Aging In Place Stuck Without Options? Many baby boomers caring for their aging parents, as well as facing their own retirement feel this way....

Honoring Veterans On Memorial Day

Honoring Veterans on Memorial day.… I remember as a young girl how special Memorial day was to many. For us, it was a day...

Eldercare Manager and Eldercare Consultant Their Job is to Help...

An eldercare manager or eldercare consultant or a geriatric care manager can assist the family and become the coordinator for the care and services...

Episode 20 – Tracey Lawrence – Medicare coverage

Learn the good m the bad and the ugly of Medicare and Medicaid will and will not cover and how it may negatively impact...

What is Senile Dementia?

What is senile dementia?  Support groups are trying to phase out the term senile dementia and replace it with the name of the actual condition...

Seniors Traveling Tips Includes Packing Your Personal Health Information

Seniors traveling tips will be different for everyone, as they choose different destinations and ways to get there. There is one tip, that all...

Alabama Home Health Care Directory

Our free directory page is sponsored by:   The Alabama Home Health Care Directory is an online listing of home healthcare agencies in the state of...

New York Home Health Care Agencies Directory

Our free directory page is sponsored by: The New York Home Health Care Agencies Directory (NY) is a listing of home healthcare agencies in this state. Aging Home Health Care is...

Home Safety for Seniors with Dementia

  Home Safety for seniors with dementia  Make the home safe for the aging adult with Alzheimer’s or dementia. When you hear the diagnosis of dementia or...

Behavior Worksheet-For Challenging Behaviors

This was created to help identify and determine the cause and best approach to handling negative or challenging behaviors of dementia. Click here for this...

Meet Veronica Badowski: Faith and Caregiving

Faith and caregiving is an issue many of my readers deal with. I thought it was important that this issue be addressed on this...

Episode 26 – Betsy Wurzel – Early Onset Alzheimer’s Dementia A...

Early Onset dementia can start at any age. It negatively impacts the family in a variety of different ways. Betsy shares her journey and...

Aging LGBT Population Needs To Prepare For Their Trip Over The...

Gay people tend to spend much of their lives thinking they’ll never get old. And then they do. Often alone, unfortunately. “In the LGBT community we...

Aging and Chronic Illness : Do You Know the Right Questions...

Aging and chronic illness are a reality of many. More than 80 percent of those over the age of 65 years old have been...