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How to Recognize the Signs of Elder Abuse

Compliments of CertifiedCare.org, the caregiver education and certification company “Quality credentials for quality caregivers” With an increasing population of elderly as a result of the Baby Boom generation, statistics show that elder abuse is more prevalent than ever. According to … Continue reading

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Five ways to ensure that a advance directive will be followed

Dear Dr. CC, As you know, both my parents are former clients of your law practice.  I learned from them that it is important to have advanced directives prepared ‘just in case’ I might need one.  So, I have one … Continue reading

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Question for Dr. CC: How to give good oral care to frail elder

Dear Dr. CC, I am trying to help look after my great grand-father when I can.  Sometimes my grand mother will ask me to clean his teeth when I ask her how I can help.  He does not like to … Continue reading

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Sleeping Pills Linked to Premature Death

As a former long time sufferer of insomnia I know the importance of a good nights sleep.  Not being a big fan of pharmaceuticals I found relief simply by upping my intake of magnesium.  However, for those who worship at … Continue reading

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Managing Stress in Autumn Season

First, Caregivers, please make sure you’re armed with the knowledge and expert advice you need to fight off the scourges of seasonal illness and to keep yourself healthy and strong during the months ahead. So, if you haven’t  done so … Continue reading

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Finding Innovative Senior Care in Your Community

By Thomas Henricks While most cities in North America afford some type of care for the elderly, not all will provide the senior care that many families would like to provide for their loved ones. You can find this type … Continue reading

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Will you live to be 100?

Research on siblings and offspring of centenarians have documented that exceptional longevity runs strongly in families. Continue reading

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