La vida después del cuidado (Life after care)

La vida después del cuidado (Life after care)

Reading Time: 5 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post Cinco cuidadores comparten su camino hacia la alegría y el propósito después de cuidar de un ser querido. Se estima que 41.8 millones de adultos en Estados Unidos...
What is Melanoma? Learn the ABCDE of Moles 

What is Melanoma? Learn the ABCDE of Moles 

Reading Time: 5 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post   What is Melanoma? Melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, develops in the cells (melanocytes) that produce melanin — the pigment that gives your skin its...
2021 Medicare costs at a glance

2021 Medicare costs at a glance

Reading Time: < 1 minuteThe website Medicare.gov has published the basic costs for people with Medicare.  For specific cost information (like whether you’ve met your deductible, how much you’ll pay for an item or service you got, or the status of a...
Can Dehydration Lead to Vertigo?

Can Dehydration Lead to Vertigo?

Reading Time: 4 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post Can Vertigo be a symptom of dehydration?  You’ve probably heard nearly 60% of your body weight is water? Which is why water is so crucial to our overall...
Caring for a PWP (Person’s with Parkinson’s)

Caring for a PWP (Person’s with Parkinson’s)

Reading Time: 3 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post I became a caregiver when my husband was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD) in 1999. We had no idea what to expect. We were both working full-time with a son...
The Highs & Lows of Hearing Loss

The Highs & Lows of Hearing Loss

Reading Time: 5 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post Caring for someone with hearing loss can be a challenging and scary venture into the unknown. A caregiver worries about the safety of their loved one no matter...
9 Quick Stress Reducing Mindfulness Exercises

9 Quick Stress Reducing Mindfulness Exercises

Reading Time: 3 minutes English Spanish English Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese |  Print This Post Are you interested in doing mindfulness meditation but don’t think you have the time? Below are 9 mindfulness exercises you can do in a minute or under. 1. Yawn and...
How to Manage Their Healthcare

How to Manage Their Healthcare

Reading Time: 7 minutesHow to Help Your Care Receiver Manage Their Healthcare Contributed by Roberta Carson, Zaggo Managing a serious medical condition is tough for anyone, but it’s particularly difficult for seniors. Many seniors have complicated health issues that...