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“Snow Birds” That Need Medical Attention

MEDICAL HELP FOR "SNOW BIRDS" Do you migrate to Florida for the winter season? The weather is great, but what happens if you become ill? The fact is that many “snow birds” do not have a Florida physician. When a problem develops with your health, it snowballs into other dilemmas. Other than calling 911 for [...]

Speed Up Recovery After Surgery

From the desk of Kim Champion:  Speed Up Recovery After Surgery If you are planning to have surgery, now is the time to pre-plan your recovery phase. "After-care” is a very important. While you are with the doctor, you have the added protection of the hospital environment or the doctor’s out-patient facility. The scary part [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:36:34-04:00 December 30th, 2015|Categories: Aging Seniors, Blog, Caregivers, Health, Health Care, Surgery|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Speed Up Recovery After Surgery

Medical Help For “Snow Birds”

From the desk of Kim Champion: Do you migrate to Florida for the winter season? The weather is great, but what happens if you become ill? The fact is that many “snow birds” do not have a Florida physician. When a problem develops with your health, it snowballs into other dilemmas. Other than calling 911 [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:36:44-04:00 December 14th, 2015|Categories: Aging Seniors, Alzheimer's, Blog, Caregivers, Dementia, Snow Birds|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Medical Help For “Snow Birds”

10 Ways to Deal with Caregiver Stress

Stepping into the role of caregiver for an aging loved one comes with stress that you won't expect or plan for.  Here are some tips on how to manage the role without so much "caregiver stress". It is absolutely critical to take care of yourself when you become a caregiver.  Here are ten great [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:37:08-04:00 August 24th, 2015|Categories: Caregivers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 10 Ways to Deal with Caregiver Stress