Seniors who receive a diagnosis of diabetes may feel they have to give up all the foods they love. That’s not entirely true. Sure, they may have to say no to ice cream and white bread, but you can …
How Do I Choose The Right Adult Day Care Program?
Occasional breaks are essential not only to your emotional well-being, but to the well-being of your relationships with the person you are caring for.
Top four health concerns for seniors and how to prevent them
By Steve Guntli According to WebMD, the most-visited medical reference site on the Internet, the following afflictions are some of the most common concerns for senior citizens as they grow older. Making an effort to live a healthier lifestyle can lead to a longer, healthier and happier life. Obesity According to the Centers for Disease…
Youth and Human Trafficking
On our July 16 show, Pam Hamilton from Cornerstones of Care joined us to talk about human trafficking, including risk factors, indicators/signs, and important steps being taken in Missouri to combat this abusive and exploitative industry. Listen Now Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
How IBM Watson Could Help Identify Patients for Home Care
IBM’s Watson gained fame for beating human Jeopardy! champions at the game, but the cognitive computing platform also could have some winning answers for the U.S. health care system—which cou…
What Are the 7 Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease?
Learn about the seven stages of Alzheimer's disease from the beginning of the illness through its end.
Memory Loss & 10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s
Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's. Learn the 10 early signs of Alzheimer's and what to do if you notice them.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Emergency Preparedness Tips for Home Care Providers
Having a formalized emergency preparedness plan is as crucial as a disaster recovery plan. Having worked in the healthcare space for the last 20 years and providing virtual operations integration coaching for my clients, I know all too well the struggles that home care providers face during severe weather conditions with staffing client cases and