National Grandparents Day is Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015. "Do something
grand" is the suggestion of
Generations United, an organization devoted to the recognition of grandparents. Take a minute
to thank and acknowledge a grandparent today!
One of the most desirable qualities in caregiving is compassion and it’s debatable if that can actually be taught—and more importantly, learned. Let's find out what compassion is and more about this important skill.
Is dementia on the rise or not? A geriatrician breaks down the data to explain if this incurable progressive disease is becoming more widespread or not.
Stress manifests differently in each person and because of various life developments. One person may find staying home to care for a loved one a nice break from going to the office each day, whereas another might find being at home with someone who needs help to eat and get dressed much harder than their usual job.