Welcome to our home care blog. Dedicated to everyone dealing with the challenges of caring for aging loved ones. Clearly, aging is an inescapable part of life. We can't deny it or run from it, but we can educate ourselves about it; so this site will offer you relevant information to help you cope with the challenges. We've built it to be interactive, so your questions, ideas and comments will add to its power. So, please, visit our forum and join the conversation. You're not alone!

November 24, 2014

Keep an Eye on Diabetes during Holiday Dinners

Aging parents and others with diabetes often find the holidays difficult: there are so many tempting sweets around! Here are

November 17, 2014

Raise Alzheimer’s Awareness during November

Since 1983, November has been designated National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. In the past thirty-one years, the number of people

November 10, 2014

November 12th Webinar: Seniors and Loss of Independence

One of the many challenges confronting home caregivers is how to best handle the loss of independence that many seniors

November 4, 2014

Expecting the Unexpected

Home caregivers must often deal with more challenges than must other people; that’s why they need to expect the unexpected

October 27, 2014

Caregiver Corps Program Proposed in DC

On September 17, Senator Bob Casey of Pennsylvania introduced the “Caregiver Corps Act of 2014″ (S.2842) to the U.S. Senate

October 20, 2014

Dealing with Feelings

It’s a typical situation for many in-home caregivers: experiencing, sometimes in an overwhelming fashion, emotions related to the job of

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