When trying to find an assisted living community for oneself or for a loved one, there are many factors to consider. The process can seem overwhelming, but having a checklist of things you are looking for can make the process easier.
Terminal illness can cause a great deal of heartache and stress to the family of a victim. The person who is diagnosed with a terminal illness may need constant attention and care. Families and friends can help in many ways to help the sufferer. Over a period of time the patient’s loved ones, however, are…Details
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You may feel ill-equipped to be a caregiver, especially when you are catapulted into the job because of serious disease or disability. But, the truth is, the job of Alaska caregiving requires many talents. You cannot be expert in them all.
Those who accept the role as caregiver to an aging parent, or family member, are special people. Not only must a good caregiver know how to responsibly take care of an aging individual, they must also learn how to maintain a proper balance between their own personal life and their duty as caregiver. Here are…Details
Autism is a life-long developmental disability that results in severe problems in social relationships, communication, and behavior. Autism is a brain disorder that is present from birth, but often does not show up until around the age of four, when parents notice their child is acting “different”. You notice that your child may be acting…Details
If you are having nightmares about putting your elderly parent into a nursing home, there may be a much better alternative. Group homes for the elderly can be a viable and affordable option. Since there are many types of group homes that offer different levels of assistance and care, you will have to find the…Details
Evelyn Corsini and her family allowed photographer Francine Orr to document the final months of her life, to observe caregiving. Orr’s interest was journalistic but also personal: As the caregiver for her father, she had been living the story herself for more than a decade. #health #Senior #caregiver #eldercare #homecare #aging #caregivers #caregiving Genacta Alaska’s…Details
Our sedentary lifestyle is shaving minutes off of lives every day. We sit at desks which only burns one calorie a minute and is truly detrimental to our health. So, it is imperative to know the super foods that will counteract this inactivity and give a net gain of time added to your life.