November 3rd EldercareABC Blog Carnival


Welcome to the November 3rd, 2010 EldercareABC Blog Carnival!

“A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.”

Abraham J. Heschel

Eldercare and caregiving posts seen and heard this week:

The New Old Age: Personal Finances and Alzheimers – New York Times

The New Old Age: Personal Finances and Alzheimer's New York Times By THE NEW YORK TIMES The Times reports this morning on the difficult questions raised for lawyers, doctors and financial advisers when a client begins to … and more »

Elderly Persons & Caregivers Get Involved to Stop Medicare Fraud

Caregivers & seniors are warned to watch out for dishonest medical providers that prey on the elderly. Medicare fraud means clients pay higher premiums.

Towards a Family-Friendly Radical Movement: Intergenerational ...

Unpaid caregiving (for children, the disabled and the elderly) is not measured in the gross domestic product of the US, or any other nation-state. If unpaid family-based labor were calculated as part of the world GDP, it would amount to ...

For elderly, even short falls can be deadly | Science Blog

I think that this is one of the biggest “every day” worry for elderly and their caregivers. If you are taking cake of your parents or grandparents, you may want to watch this video from the Visiting Nurse Service of New York on how to ...

A Caregiver's Guidebook To Coping With Anxiety | Wellness Blog

A Caregiver's Guidebook To Coping With Anxiety. This post was written by Wellness Advisor on November 2, 2010. Posted Under: Home Health Care. Caring for the elderly, whether complete strangers or people related to you, ...Sandra Haymon, Ph.D., Caregiver Guru for the Caregiver Generation ...

Addresses the problems associated with caring for aging parents or other elderly loved ones. Dr. Sandra W. Haymon shares her personal experience of having no where to turn and everything to learn when she inherited two adults in diapers ...

Technology Advances To Assist You In Caring For Your Elderly ...

Many families are facing the challenges of caring for aging parents who are choosing to stay in their own homes as long as possible. They value the independence and find comfort in their own home and routines but this comes at a price ...

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