Archive for February 2018
Chocolate and Vascular Dementia
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The benefits of cocoa’s flavanol phytonutrients is an important idea. When you leave out the sugar and fat, natural cocoa powder can be considered a health food that improves arterial function……. Read MoreRead More
3 Ways Not to Get Alzheimer's in an ICU
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Newswise — Patients treated in intensive care units across the globe are entering their medical care with no evidence of cognitive impairment but oftentimes leaving with deficits similar…… Read MoreRead More
Caregiver Resume Fails: 15 Things to Never Include in Your Resume
More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/caregiver-resume-fails-15-things-to-never-include-in-your-resume/ Caregiving professionals are ought to inspire more trust than the average employee, as every client will be emotionally involved in the entire collaboration. More often than not, you’ll have to take great care of persons or things that your clients care about the most. In the majority of cases, a … Read MoreRead More
Driving with Alzheimer's
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Watch how memory problems caused by Alzheimer’s make driving unsafe. See this great video to open up the discussion with family members, friends and patients. Here are 15 signs it may be time…… Read MoreRead More
Final Years Planning: Where to Find Assistance
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Developing a final years plan really boils down to one word: communication. Talking with professionals as well as family can help ensure important elements of a plan are in place.
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There’s nothing wrong with me.
More at… http://thecaregiversvoice.com/tips-caregivers/theres-nothing-wrong-with-me/ I was browsing for a new pair of hiking socks, at the back of a discount sporting goods store when an older man and woman settled nearby. I looked up when I heard the woman exclaim her discovery with glee. Before her was a table stacked with boxes of athletic shoes. “Now, we must look for shoes fo… Read MoreRead More
The Risks of Not Planning for the Final Years
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Some aspects of growing older may be beyond your control, but putting a plan in place could help minimize the potential risks.
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Building a virtuous circle of care
More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/building-a-virtuous-circle-of-care/ Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have. — Winston Churchill Abhishek Swami, 25, visited a hospital during his lunch break. He was feeling dizzy during the presentation earlier, with the figures on the screen getting jumbled up before his eyes. When his BP was measured, it… Read MoreRead More
5 Misconceptions about End-of-Life Planning and Hospice Care
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Check your assumptions about end-of-life and hospice care against these common misconceptions to help you and your family better plan for the final years.
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How Do Children’s Cancer Diagnoses Affect Parents’ Income?
More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/how-do-childrens-cancer-diagnoses-affect-parents-income/ A new study from Sweden found that social benefits often ease the financial burdens experienced by the parents of children recently diagnosed with cancer, but mothers experienced persistently lower income after benefits diminished. Published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the Am… Read MoreRead More