Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard, Health Pro

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Can Personality Type Predict Dementia?

It’s a puzzle. First, the available evidence linking our personality type to dementia suggests there is a relationship, but the actual mechanism is elusive. Secondly, there are other explanations that can muddy the waters and make it harder to join the dots.  In this Sharepost I’m outlining some of the research that points to... Read moreChevron

Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack, Health Guide

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Author, blogger and eldercare columnist

Veteran Caregiver for Multiple Elders Tells It Like It Is

It’s been nearly a decade since I began sharing my personal caregiving stories with the public, first via the book “Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories” and later through a newspaper column, on my own blog and then contributing to major websites such as Healthcentral.com.


When I first... Read moreChevron

posted 10/17/2014, comments (0)|
Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack, Health Guide

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Author, blogger and eldercare columnist

Breaking the Sacred Promise: It’s Time for a Nursing Home

It’s something many of us have done. Our parents are in their middle years and have come home from visiting someone in a nursing home. The hospital-like structure of the older nursing home was disturbing to them. While relating their experience to you they say that they’d hate to end up in a place like that. You jump in and say with... Read moreChevron

posted 10/12/2014, comments (0)|
AFA Social Services

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Please join us Thursday, October 9, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), Free Teleconference Care Connection

Hello Friends,

  

Please join us Thursday, October 9, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), for Care Connection, a free teleconference for family and professional caregivers. 

 

"10 Things Caregivers Need to Know About Long-Term Care Insurance"

 

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posted 10/06/2014, comments (0)|
Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack, Health Guide

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Author, blogger and eldercare columnist

Terminally Ill? Where We Live Can Affect Aggressiveness of Treatment

Most of us would like to believe that medical people have our best interests at heart. We, or the people who have been appointed by us to represent us during a healthcare crisis, should be part of the... Read moreChevron

posted 10/05/2014, comments (0)|

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