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When Family Caregiving Is Your Second Job

Balancing your job and a loved one’s care can be a recipe for stress!

This Labor Day, it’s more appropriate than ever to focus on the needs of working family caregivers—those people in the workforce who also are providing care for elder loved ones. 872 more words

What is an Elder Care Attorney?

If you have a loved one that has not prepared the legal documents needed as we all age, you may need to turn to a specialist. 277 more words

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Tribute to Dr. Red Duke

Dr. James H. “Red” Duke, among others, can be attributed for putting Houston on the “medical map”.  A Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 50, a yell leader, a reverend, a surgeon, a husband, dad, a son, etc.He was a pioneer and an amazing surgeon. 172 more words

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Dad’s Living Transition

This week we moved dad from the skilled nursing facility to an assisted living facility.  The most impact he has had with the bladder infection/electrolyte imbalance is a decline in… 254 more words

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Are you a true professional?

If it was easy, everyone would be doing it!

Hard work and patience is critical to success.  Stay the course and put in the hard work.  190 more words

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Do you parents have long-term care insurance?

Simply put, long-term care insurance is a specific insurance policy that provides for various types of elder care.  The problem of understanding these types of policies is that they all are different.  644 more words

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In Search for a Home Care Agency in Wisconsin

Home care services can be purchased privately or through an agency. Some home care services you must pay for yourself, while in other cases funding may be available to cover some or all of the home care expenses. 100 more words