Tag Archives: living alone

Emotional Issues of the Caregiver


Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response. Mildred Barthel Caring for elderly loved ones is often like being on an emotional roller coaster. The downside of that roller coaster might include frustration, anger, guilt, resentment, sadness, and depression, … Continue reading

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Every Second Counts in Caregiving


Presence is More Than Being There. (Malcolm S. Forbes) Several hours ago at 9:00 AM, Tuesday, May 18, 2010 I had the most interesting guest on my BlogTalkRadioShow (http://www.blogtalkradio.com/sandra-haymon). Sandy Wahl, Representative for Phillips LifelineCommunity Outreach andOur Family Services (swahl@ourfamilyservices.org) came on … Continue reading

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Medication errors are serious business, especially for seniors!


Just want to share some information I just read on: http://www.lifelinesys.com. This is from the Philips Lifeline Medical Alert website. Reduce the risk of medication errors If you value your health and independence, you know it’s important to take medications … Continue reading

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