The idea of having surgery can be scary and involve a lot of questions for the medical team. While the focus is on having a successful surgery, there also needs to be some thought put into a successful recovery once you return home.
There are numerous questions to ask before you are discharged, not the least of which is how will you actually get home? You might also need to know what foods to eat after surgery, if you’ll need medications reminders and more.
Review this infographic and talk with your healthcare provider about any concerns or how to get support so you can heal and return to your independent life.
There might be some jobs out there better suited to a specific age in life, but caregiving can—and is—done by people from all ages and stages of life.
It might be time to start thinking about being together again. Well-being is not just about exercise and nutrition, but also relationships and emotional sturdiness.
Too much caregiving without support can lead to burnout and other ailments for a family caregiver. Learn how to avoid injury, stress, and maintain well-being.