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Focus on Alzheimer's: Keeping Physically Active

Posted by Tanika on 3/15/2017
Focus on Alzheimer's: Keeping Physically Active
Alzheimer's is widely known as a disease that slowly destroys the mental capabilities and memory of those who have it. However, its effects are not only limited to the mind. This condition also results in physical limitations. We are going to look at some of the physical effects of Alzheimer's and ways you can minimize and help your loved one or patient overcome these limitations.

Prevent Falls As A Caregiver

Posted by Tanika on 2/1/2017 to For the Caregiver
Prevent Falls As A Caregiver

Falls and their prevention are a major concern for those who serve as caregivers to the elderly, physically disabled, and those with limited mobility. This concern also extends to the care recipients, often resulting in fear of being alone or in performing activities independently.

Famous People Fall Too

Posted by Matt on 1/18/2017 to On the Move
Famous People Fall Too

Fall prevention is something we know we should put into practice, but sometimes it is emotionally difficult to accept that falling is actually a risk to us in the first place.

Grab That Gadget

Posted by Tanika on 12/19/2016 to For the Caregiver
Grab That Gadget

Having the right gadgets on hand can help caregivers to support the patient to be more independent. Read for gadgets that help promote self-reliance.

Use your tools: Ease daily caregiving

Posted by Tanika on 12/6/2016 to For the Caregiver
Use your tools: Ease daily caregiving

Caregiving can be taxing physically, emotionally, and mentally. We have found some tools to help make it easier. Read to find out more about them.

How caregivers can provide extra TLC as the temperatures drop

Posted by Tanika on 10/21/2016 to For the Caregiver
How caregivers can provide extra TLC as the temperatures drop

Autumn brings with it a new challenge for caregivers of seniors -- that of providing extra comfort. Read for ways to give extra cold weather TLC.