While we believe caregivers are true unsung heros, we also know that they need to take a break every now and then if they want. Hitting pause is an essential way to replenish your mind, body and soul. That’s why U.S. News broke down these 14 ways caregivers can care for themselves.
The Aid and Attendance and Housebound Improved Pension, also known as A&A, can cover the costs of caregivers in the home (including sons and daughters who are paid to be caregivers, though not spouses) or be used for assisted living or a nursing home.
Are you a caregiver? Learn how to catch 10 signs of caregiver stress within yourself and utilize these strategies to control the symptoms.
Workers compensation is a form of insurance designed to help employees recover from injuries sustained in the workplace.
Lawyers on both sides of a lawsuit focused on the death of Holding Center inmate Richard A. Metcalf Jr. have agreed to keep the depositions of Sheriff Timothy B. Howard… read more →
Caring for your aging parents or in-laws is becoming an inevitable part of life because people are living longer. But becoming a caretaker for an elderly relative can also cause friction in your marriage.
How to get the most out of prescription medications and over-the-counter products
If your loved one is living in a skilled nursing care center, it’s critical that you understand his or her rights as a resident. Knowing and protecting these rights will… read more →
Often times, when an elderly individual is admitted to a nursing home the nursing home front office asks the resident or a family member to simply sign on the dotted line. As a result, individuals may sign without reading what they are signing. Learn more about mandatory arbitration agreements for nursing homes.
Did you know that 1 in 4 Americans aged 65+ falls every year? learn these six easy steps to help prevent falls in honor of Falls Prevention Awareness Day.