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A Loving Approach to Dementia Care – Houston Area Caregivers Conference

May 30, 2012

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There are three sessions for Laura that we want you to be aware of and attend if at all possible. Caring for someone with dementia means devotedly and patiently doing a hundred little things each day. Few care providers are trained to meet the challenges of dementia, however. They need the guidance this book provides to […]

We Are Not Prepared for Long-Term Care « Caring for Our Parents

May 30, 2012

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This is an excellent article but before I leave you to Howard let me state that I agree with him but this must be part of a larger discussion that we all need to have with our families.  We also need to plan how to take care of our own long term care taking into […]

Older adults may need more vitamin D to prevent mobility difficulties | Health, Medical, and Science Updates

May 30, 2012

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Newswise — WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – May 29, 2012 – Older adults who don’t get enough vitamin D – either from diet, supplements or sun exposure – may be at increased risk of developing mobility limitations and disability, according to new research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. “This is one of the first studies to […]