Aging Care

Dementia Care Over The Holidays

Holidays The holidays are often filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter and memories. But they can also bring stress, disappointment and sadness. A person living with Alzheimer’s may feel a special sense of loss during the holidays because of the changes he or she has experienced. At the same time, caregivers may feel overwhelmed maintaining traditions while providing care.…

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Emergency Lifeline Support

How to Choose a Medical Alert System These wearable devices can help you summon assistance in an emergency. Here’s a look at the many options available. PHOTO: MEDICAL GUARDIAN Concerned about falling or needing help with a health problem when you’re alone? Medical alert systems—where the press of a wearable call button puts you in touch with a dispatcher who can…

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What is Your Personal Drive Every Day?

HOW TO INCREASE PERSONAL DRIVE As a manager, you set the tone for your team’s performance. If you are enthusiastic about your work, you will probably generate a similar level of enthusiasm among your team members. If, however, you are tired and/or bored with your work, this lack of enthusiasm will also be transmitted to your team and you will…

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Life Change

Once youʼve started to identify any personal barriers to good self-care, you can begin to change your behavior, moving forward one small step at a time. Following are some effective tools for self-care that can start you on your way.

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Lists for Productivity

HOW TO KEEP YOUR ELDERLY LOVED ONES BUSY AND ACTIVE These seniors enjoy each others company while they walk for exercise. As your loved ones get older, retire, and possibly move to new communities, they may not have as many opportunities to get out and socialize as they did in their younger years. It will also be harder for them…

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Five Steps to Age in Place Successfully

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