Slow Medicine

Slow Medicine

Reading Time: 2 minutesI have been reading the book My Mother, Your Mother, by David McCullough. Dr. McCullough is a geriatrician, and he proposes that we adopt the method of “slow medicine” with older adults. When you consider our current health care...
Traveling and Caregiving

Traveling and Caregiving

Reading Time: 4 minutesTraveling can be fun with a loved one but can provide special challenges for family caregivers when the older parent, spouse, or other family member needs special assistance due to chronic health problems. Communicating and planning are...