Tag Archives: Joy Loverde

Joy Loverde’s Pinterest; A World of Possibilities

By Joy Loverde [caption id="attachment_7837" align="alignright" width="258"] Follow Joy on Pinterest[/caption] I love Pinterest especially because I love pictures. That’s how I learn. That’s how I think. That’s how I get inspired and motivated. That’s how I communicate. Pinterest is also easy. What I mean by that is a picture is worth a thousand words.…
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Need Senior Housing? Who you gonna call?

By Joy Loverde Lately there’s been a lot of controversy regarding senior-housing referral websites and financial kickbacks through high-commissioned care providers' communities.  When Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Assisted-living Communities, and Nursing Homes pay web owners to send prospective residents their way, it begs an answer to the question, how much can you trust people who…
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Joy Loverde wants you to know about Dakim Brain Fitness

by Joy Loverde Dakim. Just hearing that funny-sounding word makes me happy. Why? Because of the world of good their brain-fitness product is doing to help my Mom age successfully. Every day, she sits at her computer for 20 minutes or so, exercising her brain with the Dakim Brain Fitness program I installed on her…
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What Joy Loverde Wants You to Know About Technology and Aging Parents 3

by Joy Loverde Part One, “What Joy Loverde Wants You to Know About Technology and Aging Parents” offers information about creating a safe home environment and check-in systems, including suggestions on where to purchase products and services. Part Two blog talks about technology and creating a network of support – especially with the doctor and…
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What Joy Loverde Wants You to Know AboutTechnology and Aging Parents 2

By Joy Loverde Part One, “What Joy Loverde Wants You to Know About Technology and Aging Parents” offers information about creating a safe home environment and check-in systems, including suggestions on where to purchase products and services. This Part Two blog is going to take technology in a different direction. If you’ve been reading my…
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Eldercare in the Workplace Listen up HR Professionals Part 1

by Joy Loverde At the end of the day, when your fellow co-workers leave the workplace and head for home, some are just beginning their other full-time job. With an aging population upon us, Moms, Dads, Grandparents and  other loved ones are waiting at home for their arrival and depending on them for care and…
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Joy Loverde – Top Ten 2010 Posts

Moving a Parent Long Distance Blog Summary – Part 1 Buy, Buy Love: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Aging Parents – Part I Get relief. Questions & Insights Eldercare Results Moving a Reluctant Parent – Part 1 Get Back on Track with Eldercare – Part One Lessen Aging Parents’ Dependence on You – Part…
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Elderly Forgetful Mom

By Joy Loverde A reader recently wrote: My mom is losing her cognitive ability and of course she doesn’t see it as well as I do. I know it is more efficient if I take over tracking her bills, medical information, prescriptions, etc. but it’s hard because she still wants control and sees me as…
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Elderly Homebody Mom Part II

By Joy Loverde Last time we learned about an 80-year-old woman who  had a stroke, and whose family decided to move her across country to live them. The woman is mobile, intelligent, and the only side effect she suffered from the stroke is a slight droop in her right jaw.  The 80 year old Mom…
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