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How Is Arthritis Pain Impacting Your Aging Parent?

Arthritis has been diagnosed in more than 50 million adults throughout the United States. If you are a family caregiver for a senior who has been diagnosed with this condition, you likely know that pain is one of the primary symptoms of the...

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How Can Home Care Help a Senior Citizen Who Has Lyme...

Lyme disease is prevalent in the northeastern part of the U.S., but it's spreading there are cases in almost every state. It's said that about 300,000 new cases occur each year.   [caption id="attachment_1622" align="aligncenter"...

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5 Caregiver Tips for Parkinson’s Disease

Caregivers for older adults with Parkinson’s disease are faced with a whole host of tasks. They do things like schedule and attend medical appointments, learn about the disease itself, organize medications, manage finances, and handle...

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What is Lymphedema

Sometimes, when older adults undergo cancer treatment, they may experience swelling in their arms or legs. This is called lymphedema. Though it is most common in people who have been treated for cancer, it can be caused by other things. While...

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Tips for Seniors Living with Epilepsy

Life with epilepsy can be unpredictable. You never know when a seizure will happen. As a result, it can interfere with a person’s quality of life. For family caregivers who are assisting older adults with epilepsy, the disease can cause added...

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The Importance of Staying Active After 70

Cancer, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, and heart disease are all chronic conditions that are common in seniors. To lower the risk of developing one or more of these health issues, doctors recommend daily...

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