Caregiver Appreciation Celebration 2017

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At Caring People, we want to express our appreciation for the outstanding job our caregivers perform. We are here to serve and help our clients who need assistance in their daily lives. However, we wo...

Emotional Exhaustion from Caregiving and How to Deal with It

Emotional Exhaustion from Caregiving

As a caregiver, you might suffer from emotional and mental exhaustion. This kind of stress can give you a case of caregiver emotional exhaustion. It can also put your health at risk. What are the sign...

Things You Should Know About Staying Put And Aging In Place

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A relatively new concept for seniors has developed that allows them to live in their home as long as possible with some advanced planning and modifications. Known as aging in place, this term refers t...

Medicaid Estate Planning Basics – What You Should Know

Medicaid estate planning

It is natural for aging adults to worry about their long-term medical care and begin to make plans. Medicaid estate planning is quite similar to general estate planning, requiring similar documents, a...

A Guide To Recognizing Rheumatoid Arthritis In The Elderly

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You might be surprised to learn that people of any age can get rheumatoid arthritis, even very young children. The rate of rheumatoid arthritis in the elderly is much higher than in earlier years, whi...

What is Dysphagia And How To Treat Its Symptoms

what is dysphagia

As adults age, they can develop what is known as dysphagia. This disorder can cause pain in the throat when trying to swallow and can be symptomatic of a stroke or brain injury. Other causes of dyspha...

Assisting Your Elders: Does Medicare Pay for Nursing Home Care?

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As you grow old and your health deteriorates, the comfort and medical care provided in nursing homes might appeal to you. Unfortunately, paying for them is not easy. This brings up a commonly asked q...

Healthy Recipes For Seniors That Make Eating And Cooking Easy

Healthy recipes for seniors

When an individual gets older, their need for food may diminish. They are not as active as they once were and it can be challenging for them to get the nutrients they need to remain healthy. An elderl...

What is Respite Care and Why Does the Sandwich Generation Need It So Badly?

What is Respite Care

Most little girls have fond memories of hanging around the kitchen with their mothers making sandwiches of all kinds—bologna, grilled cheese, and let’s not forget America’s favorite, the peanut butter...

Caregivers Provide Quality of Life for Elderly Patients with ALS Disease

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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 ...