Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard, Health Pro


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

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

When I first... Read moreChevron

posted 10/17/2014, comments (0)|
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

RA and Preventative Health Screening: Breast Health and Mammograms

People who have rheumatoid arthritis (RA) often have gaps in their primary health care. This disease takes up a lot of room and it can lead to both the individual and the doctors to have metaphorical blinders, focusing only on RA. It’s important to take care of the rest of your health, as well, to make sure you stay as healthy as... Read moreChevron

posted 10/16/2014, comments (0)|
AFA Social Services

AFA Social Services, Health Guide


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)|

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