Diseases and Conditions

June 20, 2019

Mixed Emotions When A Loved One Dies on A Holiday

Family members, including caregivers, often feel mixed emotions after a loved one dies on a holiday. It can be Christmas, New Year’s, Thanksgiving, or even April Fools’ Day. My father died on March 31, eight years […]
June 19, 2019

5 Tips for Visiting with a Person who Has Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia

Alzheimer’s disease is not just one thing. It can look very different from person to person, from one day to the next, or even at different points of the day. So, communicating and visiting with someone […]
June 3, 2019

Tips for Swallowing Pills

Swallowing pills — medicine, vitamins or supplements—is the most commonly-reported problem for people living with dysphagia, according to Jan C. Pryor, MA CCC-SLP, BRS-S, Speech-Language Pathologist at University of Washington Medical Center. Water is a usual […]
May 7, 2019

Control Your Cholesterol Protect Yourself from Heart Attack and Stroke

April 26, 2019

Get Tested for Chronic Kidney Disease

You may have a strong stomach and your heart may be in the right place, but how well are your kidneys working? If you have risk factors for kidney disease, ask your doctor about getting tested […]
March 20, 2019

6 Easy Ways to Prevent Arthritis

March 11, 2019

Building Momentia

March 4, 2019

Living with Heart Failure: These lifestyle changes can help

January 24, 2019

Emotional Fatigue

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, founder of the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving, says there are four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers, […]

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