What Do Nurses Do?

What Do Nurses Do?

Recently, there was public outcry in response to the inappropriate comments made by Washington State Senator Walsh regarding a proposed bill that would require uninterrupted meal and rest breaks for nurses. Walsh has apologized for her comments, and this blog is not...
What is Family Caregiving?

What is Family Caregiving?

Caregiving can take many forms. You may not even identify as a caregiver at first. A “Caregiver” is anyone who supports another person physically, financially, or emotionally. In the case of aging loved ones, you may become a “caregiver” inadvertently, as...
WHO NEEDS HOUSE CALLS?

WHO NEEDS HOUSE CALLS?

It is well known that aging adults desire to age in place. In order to succeed with this plan, having access to services that come into the home can be vital.  Services such as home health, home care and hospice are commonly called upon to support elderly individuals...
How to Comfort a Grieving Loved One

How to Comfort a Grieving Loved One

When a friend or family member is dealing with a death in the family, it can be difficult to know what to do or say to support them. Any gesture may seem too small for the magnitude of the grief that person is feeling. However, there are a multitude of ways to send a...
Live in Care- How Does it Work?

Live in Care- How Does it Work?

Live in care is often a more affordable option for those who need a considerable amount of assistance or an added peace of mind for loved ones, knowing that someone is always there to help. Live in care can be a cost-effective alternative for residential or nursing...
Preventing Heart Disease as We Age

Preventing Heart Disease as We Age

Heart disease is a general term for a variety of health conditions that affect the heart and arteries. As the leading cause of death in the united states for both genders, as we approach a certain age it is natural to start worrying about heart disease and wanting to...

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