Basic Caring for the Caregiver Tips


Preventive health measures are important while providing care for another person. These include immunization, all the regularly scheduled check-ups, and recommended screenings, telling your doctor you are a caregiver and talking to him/her if you are feeling depressed or nervous.

Population Of Elders Is Exploding


How will families, communities and governments respond to the needs of the rapidly growing elderly population? Some nations experienced more than a doubling of average life expectancy during the 20th century.

Facts About Elder Care


Employers chip in for the cost of informal elder care. A recent Met Life study says that American businesses see $33 billion in lost productivity each year because of their employee’s caregiving obligations.

How To Celebrate A Senior Dad On Father’s Day


On Father’s Day, tell your dad you love him and show your love … not with material things, but with your time and assistance.

Need a New Career? Consider Elder Care!


Hospitals are increasingly looking for providers of at home elder or infirmed care services. If you are considering a new career path consider elder care.