Category Archives: EldercareABC

EldercareABC Blog Carnival – January 25, 2012

Welcome to the January 25, 2012 edition of EldercareABC Blog Carnival. Elder Care Abuse: How to Know and When to Act - Inside Elder Care...Elder abuse is something that occurs in the United States more frequently than many of us know. Learn the signs of elder abuse and how to take action to protect your…
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year's!  May 2012 be a wonderful year for each of you! Steve and Sandy Joyce and the EldercareABC, Inc. Team
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Joy Alert: 15-minute Holiday Refreshers for YOU

by Joy Loverde We already know that family caregiving is ANYTHING but easy. Add the holiday season to the responsibilities of caring for aging parents, spouses and loved ones and you have a recipe for becoming totally unwrapped. Make this season different. Give yourself a gift of YOU and promise yourself moments of peace and…
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5 Ways to Care for Your Loved One After a Stroke

--Philip J Reed, Valley Hospital Medical Center Watching a loved one, particularly an elderly person, recover from a stroke can be a frightening and frustrating time for everyone involved. Their primary stroke center will offer all of the care needed while in hospital, but what about afterwards? It can seem overwhelming to care for someone…
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EldercareABC Blog Carnival – June 15, 2011

Welcome to the June 15, 2011 edition of EldercareABC Blog Carnival. Kaye Swain presents Help for The Family Caring for Elderly Parents Who Are Stroke Patients | SandwichINK for the Sandwich Generation posted at SandwichINK.com, saying, "Baby boomer, Clarence Clemons, made news this month when he became one of many stroke patients! If you are…
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EldercareABC Blog Carnival – June 8, 2011

Welcome to the June 8, 2011 edition of EldercareABC Blog Carnival. Kaye Swain presents Useful Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Surgery News and Info for Boomers and Seniors posted at SandwichINK.com, saying, "When caring for elderly parents, we may have to deal with hip or knee joint replacement surgery issues for them OR us. Here's…
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EldercareABC Blog Carnival – June 1, 2011

Welcome to the June 1, 2011 edition of EldercareABC Blog Carnival. Care for Seniors with Hearing Loss | approvedinhomecare.com Hearing loss is a natural sign of aging due to a change in the structure of the ear. After 65, one out of three partially loses their hearing. Care for Seniors. Caring For Seniors: How To…
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What is Medicare?

Medicare What is Medicare? How and when will I use it? Watch this short and easy to understand video about Medicare Part A, B, C and D. -Stay Smart Stay Healthy See more videos at: www.youtube.com Stay Smart Stay Healthy was created by Edward Batchelor at Hum...
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EldercareABC Blog Carnival – March 9th, 2011

Welcome to the March 9, 2011 edition of EldercareABC Blog Carnival. Derrick presents Download the Long-Term Care Improvement Guide by Planetree and Picker Institute posted at ElderGuru.com. Maureen Koelsch & Cheryl Barrett presents Pets and the Elderly posted at Regarding Your Parents, saying, "People don't realize how helpful and comforting pets can be for the…
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