Caregivers

August 19, 2016

When dealing with cancer, lean on someone to help record medical information

If you have cancer, it can be helpful to appoint a family scribe, someone to go to doctor visits with you to take notes if your mind is reeling.

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Cancer Caregivers

How to Find Good Medical Information Online July 7, 2016

3 ways to find good online medical advice

If you are looking for online medical advice, stick with these sources.

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Caregivers

drug interactions May 16, 2016

Common drug interactions: Keep your family safe

See how food or vitamins can affect your medications.

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Aging Well Caregivers

causes of shingles April 15, 2016

Caregivers: What you need to know about shingles

Learn the facts about this painful condition that usually hits seniors.

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Aging Well Caregivers

Dementia prevention and music March 22, 2016

Alzheimer’s patients can sing their way to better mood, memory

New research shows that music is beneficial in the early stages of dementia.

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Brain & Memory Caregivers

loss of smell linked with alzheimer's disease February 29, 2016

Study: Smell and Alzheimer’s disease may be connected

Losing your sense of smell? It could be a warning sign for Alzheimer’s.

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Brain & Memory Caregivers

Signs of Alzheimer’s December 22, 2015

Is it just old age? Watch for these 10 signs of Alzheimer’s

An expert shares normal age-related changes, and changes that could be a sign of something more.

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Aging Well Brain & Memory Caregivers

December 4, 2015

Listen up: Take notice of the signs of hearing loss

Family can pick up on hearing loss that is gradual, less detectable to a loved one.

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Caregivers Ear, Nose & Throat

November 6, 2015

Holidays present good chance to spot aging parents’ health concerns

Talk to your parents about their health and keep the conversation going.

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Aging Well Caregivers