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Over The Counter Drugs That Are Dangerous

Shared from forseniorsmag.com.Many over-the-counter drugs on the market today can be dangerous if taken incorrectly. If you are taking any of these drugs, it is essential to read the label and follow the instructions carefully. Otherwise, you could end up with serious...

9 Ways to Manage Dementia Rummaging Behavior

Shared from dailycaring.com.Dementia can cause seniors to rummage through belongings Honesty isn’t always the best policy when it comes to someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. That’s because their brain may experience a different version of reality. Dementia...

Every Victory Counts Manual

First published in 2010, the Every Victory Counts® manual broke new ground as the only resource of its kind, devoted solely to the principle of proactive self-care and a holistic approach to managing Parkinson’s. In subsequent editions, it has gained international...

Speech Accessibility Project

Beckman Institute at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has a new study called the "Speech Accessibility Project" to help speech recognition tools understand diverse voices. You can record your speech from home and earn up to $180/$90 for caregivers. For more...

Put the Squeeze on Compression Socks

Shared from nextavenue.org.Caregivers, let’s talk about keeping you and your family safe and active. It seems like common sense — everybody falls, no matter what age. However, for many older adults, an unexpected fall can result in a serious and costly injury. The...

Falls Prevention Conversation Guide for Caregivers

Shared from ncoa.org.Caregivers, let’s talk about keeping you and your family safe and active. It seems like common sense — everybody falls, no matter what age. However, for many older adults, an unexpected fall can result in a serious and costly injury. The good news...

What to do When Aging Parents Refuse Help They Need

Shared from dailycaring.com.Caregivers, let’s talk about keeping you and your family safe and active. It seems like common sense — everybody falls, no matter what age. However, for many older adults, an unexpected fall can result in a serious and costly injury. The...