Tag Archives: CPCA

Two Aging in Place Careers for the 21st Century

  As the elderly population numbers rise so has the desire to age in place.  For practical reasons of finances, and personal comfort and freedom, the trend for end of life residence has been to remain at home.  Nursing home … Continue reading

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How to Get Paid for Caring for an Elderly Parent (video)

Why is it that a stranger can get paid for caring for your parent, but you cannot? Tell your legislators it is time to pay family members who give up paid work to care for a family member or who … Continue reading

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Question for Dr. CC: Too Many Medications

Dear Dr. CC My Grandfather is supposed to take about 13 different prescription drugs.  I feel this cannot be healthy for him.  I know I’m not a doctor, but I do not feel good about him taking all these chemicals.  … Continue reading

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