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Who Are You Hiring As A Caregiver? PsychTests.com Reveals Why Personality ... - Onrec

Who Are You Hiring As A Caregiver? PsychTests.com Reveals Why Personality ... - Onrec | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Who Are You Hiring As A Caregiver? PsychTests.com Reveals Why Personality ...OnrecPsychTests.com, a pioneer in online psychological assessments has released its newest research on the type of traits that encompass a capable and compassionate...
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In Home Senior Care: Vial of Life | ElderAuthority.com

In Home Senior Care: Vial of Life | ElderAuthority.com | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Professional Caretakers, Inc., a professional home health care agency in Texas, was distributing a pretty blue bottle labeled the Vial of Life. The Vial of Life is a way to make your medical and health records available to family ...
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Rejuvenation Tips for Seniors | HumorOutcasts

Rejuvenation Tips for Seniors | HumorOutcasts | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Seniors are cool. No, really we are. We've managed to stay alive for several decades, thanks to a modern medicine, living in the right place, looking bot...
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A Revolution in Life Beyond Adulthood

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The creator of a new model for residential care argues that we need to change the way we think about aging, right now (.@greenhouseproj creator argues we need to change how we think about aging and residential care, right now
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House of Light: Friday Five For Family Caregivers

House of Light: Friday Five For Family Caregivers | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Caregivers are often told to take care of themselves, but many are overwhelmed with responsibility and can't find the time to focus on themselves. While we do encourage family caregivers to utilize other family members, close ...
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When the Caregiver Doesn't Take Care of Herself - AARP News (blog)

When the Caregiver Doesn't Take Care of Herself - AARP News (blog) | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
AARP News (blog)When the Caregiver Doesn't Take Care of HerselfAARP News (blog)It's a subtle thing. It happens bit by bit…it creeps up and then one time too many of lifting the wheelchair into the trunk and—BAM!
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12 Depression Busters for Seniors | World of Psychology

12 Depression Busters for Seniors | World of Psychology | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Roughly a quarter of people age 65 or older suffer from depression. More than half of doctor's visits by the elderly involve complaints of emotional distress.
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Who are Most Likely to Exploit Seniors? | US Daily Review | Aging ...

Who are Most Likely to Exploit Seniors? | US Daily Review | Aging ... | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
Aging Well / Elder Care Navigation. Providing support services for seniors and their families. Skip to content. Triangle Elder Care Navigation Website · ← Retirement Preparedness Research Yields … – Senior Housing News ...
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Lonliness Affects Health in Elders

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Essential Information for Boomers on Healthcare, Aging and Caregiving ... Loneliness didn't necessarily mean being alone - almost two-thirds of seniors who reported feeling lonely were married or living with a partner.
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“The Conversation Project” Breaks Ground « Conscious Departures

“The Conversation Project” Breaks Ground « Conscious Departures | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
After my caregiving experience with someone very dear to me I became keenly aware of the importance of having such a conversation and how much it can help the non-professional caregiver as well as the one being taken ...
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In-home healthcare data fills key gaps in comprehensive care - PhysBizTech

In-home healthcare data fills key gaps in comprehensive care - PhysBizTech | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
PhysBizTechIn-home healthcare data fills key gaps in comprehensive carePhysBizTechWhat happens when a patient returns home following a hospital stay?
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When seniors stop driving: Families key but doctors have role - News Sentinel

When seniors stop driving: Families key but doctors have role - News Sentinel | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
When seniors stop driving: Families key but doctors have roleNews SentinelWASHINGTON — Families may have to watch for dings in the car and plead with an older driver to give up the keys — but there's new evidence that doctors could have more of an...
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Survey Finds Caregivers Misperceive Behavior Changes as Normal Aging ... - Sacramento Bee

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French TribuneSurvey Finds Caregivers Misperceive Behavior Changes as Normal Aging ...Sacramento Bee13, 2012 -- /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just like many people incorrectly believe memory loss is a fact of life in growing older, survey results released...
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Caregivers: Heroes with a Different Kind of Courage at Heroes ...

Caregivers: Heroes with a Different Kind of Courage at Heroes ... | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
By Linda Brendle. A hero is defined as a person who is admired for courage or noble qualities or is the main character in a book, play or movie who is typically identified with good qualities. A caregiver is defined as a family ...
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The Moveable Alphabet: Science for Seniors (2)

The Moveable Alphabet: Science for Seniors (2) | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
When I present Science for Seniors there is often more than one activity prepared and completed. When we did volcanoes a last week, that was a single activity but it was divided into two components both done on the same ...
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Benefits of Faith in the Elderly

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Death and dying often color the thoughts of our elders. They can be frightening thoughts, but faith can ease the fear. (Benefits of Faith in the Elderly: Death and dying often color the thoughts of our elders.
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Caregivers can improve patient outcomes, but lack tools - Pharma ...

Caregivers can improve patient outcomes, but lack tools - Pharma ... | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
According to the national study Caregiving in the U.S. 2009, 29% of the U.S. adult population, or 66 million people, are caregivers, including 31% of all households. These caregivers provide an average of 20 hours of care per ...
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Help Navigating Health-Care System – Wall Street Journal | Aging ...

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Aging Well / Elder Care Navigation. Providing support services for seniors and their families. Skip to content. Triangle Elder Care Navigation Website · ← Who are Most Likely to Exploit Seniors? | US Daily Review ...
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Strategies for Stressed-out Caregivers | SeniorsZen

Strategies for Stressed-out Caregivers | SeniorsZen | California Home Health Care Consortium | Scoop.it
In a recent study, 31 percent of family caregivers admitted to needing more help – and 25 percent said that they experience feelings of resentment toward family members that don't help with caregiving responsibilities.
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Elder Care: Family Emotions Following an Alzheimers Diagnosis

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A diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease can be very difficult for family members to accept. While there are treatment options for this condition, it is an incurable disease that affects the judgment, behavior, and memory of elderly ...
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