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Elder Care will host its monthly Golden Hour meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at 1223 Swan Dr. for those interested in learning more about Golden Opportunities. This month's social hour features Sarah Barker and Gypsy Twang. Gypsy Twang has been making ...
(Apr 24, 2017, Examiner Enterprise)
CHH plans Organ Donation Awareness Day; Bridgewater to host elder care event; Brandywine Living to present 'aging ...
(Apr 23, 2017, Torrington Register Citizen)
Northeast Florida Nursing Homes Rally Against State Elder Care ...
(Apr 21, 2017, WJCT NEWS)
In today's show, we talk about advance care planning and end-of-life decision making. First, we get a doctor's perspective with Dr. Chet Gentry, a board certified ...
(Apr 21, 2017, NewsChannel5.com)
Sunday's Front Page, Today: The O has a strong series out, in which it reports that a state-run website that purports to give consumers a look at the safety of Oregon elder-care homes actually leaves out thousands of substantiated reports of abuse and ...
(Apr 21, 2017, The Portland Mercury (blog))
11 elder care complaints Oregon hid from consumers | OregonLive ...
(Apr 21, 2017, OregonLive.com)
Ida Schade helps pack the meals that will be delivered to homebound residents of Bowman. Southwest Healthcare recently partnered with Elder Care to serve meals three days a week. Jabbrs of Bowman had already been servicing those residents two days ...
(Apr 21, 2017, The Bowman Extra)
The U.S. Older Americans Act outlaws “willful interference” in the duties of long-term care ombudsmen, members of a nationwide network of federally funded advocates for residents of nursing homes and assisted-living facilities. Employees in the ...
(Apr 19, 2017, Santa Fe New Mexican)
The key to running a successful senior living business is figuring out how to identify the first type and at Epoch Elder Care, we've gotten pretty good at it. It all comes down to the people for us – our patient, caring, and well-organised team allows ...
(Apr 18, 2017, YourStory.com)
Maine Veterans' Homes to presents series on elder-care planning. Sun Journal Staff. ,. Connections |. Tuesday, April 18, 2017. PARIS — The Maine Veterans' Home will once again present a three-part series on subjects related to health care issues that ...
(Apr 18, 2017, Lewiston Sun Journal)
CONCORD — The Auxiliary of Emerson Hospital invites the community to attend “Old Age Ain't For Sissies — Demystifying Elder Care,” a light dinner and panel discussion with elder care professionals, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 3 in the Cheney Conference ...
(Apr 17, 2017, Wicked Local Sudbury)
Elder Care Services has launched Support Our Seniors (SOS), a collaborative, community based initiative that aims to raise funds for and educate local seniors about utility assistance and home weatherization. Often times, seniors live alone and cannot ...
(Apr 16, 2017, Tallahassee.com)
Senior living and elder care: Testing a team approach. By David O'Connor, April 14, 2017 at 3:00 AM. (Photo / Adobe Stock). Officials from Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine were looking for local senior communities that could help them deliver ...
(Apr 13, 2017, Central Penn Business Journal)
In a world where beauty dictates status and can naturally make an individual feel better about themselves, many dream of having a beautiful, smooth, and clear face that is blemish free. People aspire to stay in optimal condition and slow the visible aging process as they journey through life, and this article will outline methods to help you achieve a healthy look and develop self-confidence.... [Continue Reading]
If you haven’t seen the grandPad yet, you are really missing out. After years of catering exclusively to the tech market’s preferences for packing maximum power into machines, devices like this one have finally started to signal a shift to meeting the needs of all kinds of consumers with the hardware and software packages that are tailored to their needs, making computers... [Continue Reading]
Lucille Ball was onto something when she said "Love yourself first, and everything else falls in line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” As an aging senior, self-care can get pushed to the back burner, especially when your to-do list involves caring for a spouse or relative or dealing with your own health issues and appointments. The quality of your... [Continue Reading]
Preparing the paperwork to manage your assets after your passing is important. You probably didn’t need that explicitly stated but the availability of pre-prepared legal documents and the people who avail of them show up with terrifying regularity.
The promise of savings thousands of dollars; making everything faster and easier; or doing something yourself without the need of lengthy... [Continue Reading]
If you are in your senior years it is quite likely that daily medication is a big deal and you may have to cope with taking various meds to cope with a multitude of maladies.
Medical issues and illnesses are a fact of life and need to be talked about and addressed, as do topics like InvoCare cremation planning. When it comes to medication management, here is a look at some smart safety... [Continue Reading]
If you are one of the millions of Americans waging a war against chronic pain, are you winning?
Unfortunately, countless people would answer no to that question. In fact, their suffering grows seemingly year after year. As a result, their lives become more of a challenge, in some cases leading to all but giving up.
In an effort to defeat (or at least lessen) chronic pain, you have to do your... [Continue Reading]
The relationship between a grandparent and grandchild is special. To the child, their grandparent is equal parts buddy, parent, teacher, benefactor, and translator. Whether it's a fishing trip, or just a visit to the playground, the child won't see their grandmother or grandfather as the wise old sage they are; when they turn to face their grandparent, they see grandma or grandpa.
For those... [Continue Reading]
Radiation therapy uses a particular kind of high-energy beam to destroy cancer cells and it can be done internally or externally. It is considered a cost-effective cancer treatment that can be used either after or before surgery. It is administered in an out-patient basis and use to treat different types of cancer. Some of these include the following:
It is the most common... [Continue Reading]
One of the hardest parts about getting older and growing up is being forced to do things you don’t necessarily want to do, or follow jobs you don’t necessarily want to follow. This can cause a lot of stress and pressure during the holidays for big families that are spread all across the country or world. Especially when some members of the family are too old to travel. In these... [Continue Reading]
It is commonly believed that life moves in a full circle from birth to death. As a person ages, they become more and more like a kid, vulnerable both physically and emotionally to exploitation and prone to feeling uncared for and lonely. Loneliness is a common problem amongst most elders. Despite the fact that the Aussies have a strong family culture, most elders feel lonely in their homes... [Continue Reading]
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