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How to Choose a Caregiver that Fits a Senior’s Needs

Today’s guest post is by Gary Simmons, a Senior Care Advisor for A Hand to Hold in Atlanta, posted with his permission.

So, you’ve decided to hire a caregiver to take care of an elderly person in your life. 967 more words



What it is

In-home senior care for activities of daily living and condition-specific care for Alzheimer’s and dementia, cancer, heart disease, and COPD among others. 185 more words


What it is

An online marketplace to find help with senior care including home care individuals, home care agencies and senior housing.


  • Find Home Care Individuals: Care.com helps in finding home care individuals for your loved one based on her needs and preferences.
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Home Care Assistance

What it is

In-home care service for seniors with care services from basic activities of daily living to advanced care requirements such as stroke or Alzheimer’s disease. 225 more words


What it is

An online marketplace to find, hire, manage and pay licensed caregivers to help with all kinds of daily activities in your elderly loved one’s home. 162 more words

Wednesday's Word

All last week I agonized over the high copay for my Ampyra after going on Medicare. I also listed the symptoms that were negatively effected by not taking the Ampyra. 218 more words

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A Spotlight for the Mundane: Ashley Nickell Reviews Activities of Daily Living by Larry O. Dean

Larry O. Dean has a way with redefining some of the most average items, places, and routines that fill our days so that they hold new and amusing qualities. 566 more words