Symptoms of a Heart Attack in the Elderly Respond to a Healthier Lifestyle

Symptoms of a heart attack

Do you think that you’d be able to tell if someone you love was having a heart attack? Heart attacks are common in the elderly. All caregivers the elderly should be aware of the symptoms of a heart at...

What Is Cerebral Palsy? Recognizing And Treating Patients

what is cerebral palsy

The onset of cerebral palsy starts at birth or during the first few years of life for a patient. Issues such as birthing complications, improper brain development and health issues during pregnancy ca...

Caregivers Provide Quality of Life for Elderly Patients with ALS Disease

ALS disease

In his farewell speech to his fans, famous baseball player, Lou Gehrig called himself “the luckiest man on the face of the Earth.” He mentioned his love for baseball, his coaches, his colleagues, the ...

Workers in New York Demand Getting Their 24-Hour Wages for Home Health Aides

24 hour wage for caregivers

The Court Ruling The Supreme Court of the State of New York has on April 11, 2017 ruled that caregiver professional services can be paid for the entire 24-hour period[I] that they spend at a patient’s...

Caring for My Elderly Mom at Home – What Are My Options?

elderly mom

Looking after your elderly mom can be a complicated and stressful job. Whether you live close by or far from your mother, certain questions and challenges remain: What level of care does my mother ne...

Time To Hire An In-Home Caregiver? Read This First Before You Make A Decision

In-home caregiver

How to Hire an In-Home Caregiver for Your Aging Relative The thought keeps going around in your mind: I need a caregiver for my husband. Or your mom or your dad, or even aunt Gertrude. Either way, you...