Personal Care

For Caregivers: 4 Ways to Ask for Help August 5, 2014

Caring for a seriously ill person can be all-consuming. Often, one person bears the majority – if not all – of the load. But being the primary caregiver doesn’t mean being the only caregiver.

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Home Healthcare After a C-section June 17, 2014

For some expectant mothers, the possibility of delivering via cesarean section can be frightening. Knowing what to expect and preparing for recovery in case a C-section is necessary can help ease some of the anxiety.

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Benefits of Healthy Grocery Shopping and Healthy Eating June 8, 2014

In order to maintain a healthy lifestyle, smart choices in the grocery store and kitchen are vital in achieving a balanced and nutritious diet. It is never too late to adopt healthier habits, and making simple changes to your shopping and cooking routines will help you achieve your goal.

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Alzheimer’s Disease: What are the Symptoms? June 3, 2014

When a senior friend or family member stumbles over a word or loses their keys, it is easy to dismiss it as the natural effects of aging. But those small missteps may signal a serious problem. Alzheimer’s, the most common form of dementia, is mostly associated with the elderly, but early-onset of the cognitive disorder can affect people as young as 40.

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Challenges of Long Distance Caregiving May 29, 2014

Caring for an elderly loved one is difficult, especially when they live across the country. More than 7 million Americans have taken on the role of being a long distance caregiver and face the challenge of finding information and resources needed to keep their family safe and healthy from afar.

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