February 2014 Posts

Can Caregivers Get a Good Night's Sleep?

These and other stories are in the March edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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Improving Sibling Relationships With Age

No sibling relationship is perfect, but hopefully the years have mellowed your misunderstandings and strengthened your communication.

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Health Tips for Aging Pets

The companionship of pets is a proven boost to the health of older people and helps alleviate loneliness and depression. So how can the elderly help their beloved Max, Buddy or Tiger age well and live longer?

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Older Workers Exercise Wellness Options

In the United States, more than 80 percent of mid-size to large companies now offer wellness programs for their employees. Because of the precarious economy and uncertainty over the financial costs of retirement, a growing rate of older workers are rethinking their career longevity and taking advantage of these workplace health options.

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Serious Concussions May Affect Alzheimer’s Risk

If you’ve suffered a blackout concussion early in life, a new Mayo Clinic study shows your brain may be at risk for building up Alzheimer’s-type plaques as you age.

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