June 23rd EldercareABC Blog Carnival


Welcome to the June 23, 2010 edition of eldercareabc carnival.

June Tree presents Are You Ready For A Social Security System Overhaul? posted at The Digerati Life, saying, "Looking into the social security system in-depth."
"As members of the baby boomers generation caring for elderly parents, summer time can add to our list of duties. One of the things we need to monitor for them is to be sure they drink plenty of water..."
Denise Harris presents Stress and Memory posted at Able Mart, saying, "Excessive stress can actually damage that part of the brain which is central to learning and memory."
Other eldercare news seen and heard this week:

Senior Using Social Media | Inside Elder Care — Inside Elder Care

Many seniors are learning to use social media which puts them in contact with millions who have the same things in common.

Recognizing The Need For Outside Help In Caregiving

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A Boomer's Guide to Eldercare: Help! I've Lost My Way Searching ...

These organizations help families find the right level of eldercare that will match their parent's needs: home care, retirement or assisted living, adult family homes or nursing facilities. Once the family signs a contract and their ...

Aging Gracefully: Those with Alzheimer's need ID device

Safety is a constant concern for those caring for a person with Alzheimer's disease or related memory impairment. Read the rest here: Aging Gracefully: Those with Alzheimer's need ID device. This entry was posted on Monday, June 21st, ...

Caregiver Intervention Reduces Bad Drug Interactions in Elderly

Prescription drug errors and deadly drug interactions are often the result of poor communication. Caregivers can help prevent Rx and OTC drug mistakes.

BoomertoBoomerOnline » Blog Archive » Caregiver Siblings at War

You all decided that it made most sense for you to move into the house with Mom and be her caregiver. That seemed easy. Your brother the accountant took over her money. Your other brother went to Alaska and hasn't been back for 18 ...

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