Month: October 2016

We’re proud to be Number 2!

We know our role. Despite our best efforts, we know we come in second to a close-knit and supporting family — that is still a better care-providing option for most people than we are. Family comes first. . . . READ THE REST

What is a heart attack?

A heart attack happens when the flow of oxygen-rich blood to a section of heart muscle suddenly becomes blocked and the heart can’t get enough oxygen. READ THE REST

End of life decisions

Few of us are comfortable talking about death, whether our own or a loved one’s. . . . READ THE REST

Managing safety issues when caring for older adults

Safety is an important issue in caring for a person with Alzheimer's disease. Even with the best-laid plans, accidents can happen. . . . READ THE REST