Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack, Patient Expert

Carol Bradley Bursack is a veteran family caregiver who spent more than two decades caring for a total of seven elders. She is a newspaper columnist and the author of Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories. Bradley Bursack is also a contributor to several books on caregiving and dementia, and is passionate about preserving the dignity of elders. Her website is www.mindingourelders.com. Follow Carol on Twitter @mindingourelder and on Facebook at Minding Our Elders.

Aging with Ease: How Moving Right Can Make All the Difference

Credit: iStock Most of us move and sit automatically without thinking of how it affects our bodies. With age, however, our habitual movements can translate into poor posture and sore or damaged joints. Mary Derbyshire has some words of wisdom to help ...
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The Dangerous Risks of Sedentary Lifestyles

A study has shown that people with a sedentary lifestyle face a similar risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease to those who have a genetic risk for the disease.
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Protection for Nursing Home Residents: Will New Rules Remain?

Credit: iStock New rules for the protection of nursing home residents have been implemented as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Many of these rules provide answers to concerns that have troubled families with loved ones living in skilled nursin...
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