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March 2012 Blog Posts (62)

MS and Daily Life

By Melissa Nelson via Caring.com…
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Added by Right at Home DC on March 30, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

7 Proven Treatments for Arthritis Pain

By Barbara Floria for Caring.com

Arthritis is a general term for more than 100 rheumatic diseases. More than 46 million Americans reported having diagnosed arthritis or chronic joint…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 28, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

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Right at Home is an in-home care and assistance agency, providing quality senior and disabled persons care since 1995. The home care services are flexible to meet the needs of…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 28, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Feeding the Person Who Is Disabled

By Maria M. Meyer and Paula Derr, Contributing Writers Caring.com…
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Hospitalization can speed cognitive decline in elderly

By Janice Lloyd, USA TODAY

Hospitalization of older people might place them at higher risk for accelerated cognitive decline, according to a study released Wednesday.…

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Pharmacies investigated for price gouging of scarce drugs

Some selling cancer drugs at more than 100 times the normal cost

via MSNBC…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 27, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Should Seniors Live Alone or With Family?

By Rachel Koning Beals | U.S.News & World Report LP yahoo news…

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Brain Scans Suggest How Alzheimer's Spreads

yahoo.com via Health Day

WEDNESDAY, March 21 (HealthDay News) -- Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementiaappear to spread through linked nerve cells in the…

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Girl's best friend is dog who carries her oxygen

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news,…

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Careful Planning Key to Protecting Aging Parents

Christopher J. Gearon via ihavenet.com

Visiting her mother a little more than a year ago, Ann Hofkin confronted a harsh reality: The 84-year-old was slipping. Checks weren't cashed, the cat's litter box was dirty, and there wasn't much food in the refrigerator. The usually tidy home was in disarray.

Hofkin's mother also seemed depressed.…

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Vitamins That Keep Your Brain Young

Stacey Colino via ihavenet.com

Wouldn't it be great if simply eating could keep your brain young?

Well,…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 26, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments

Dementia Syndromes in the Elderly: 5 Types Are Most Common

Health & Aging via ihavenet.com

The word dementia is derived from the Latin words de ("out of") and mens ("the mind") but is now defined as a brain disorder that includes memory loss, deficits in cognition (thinking, planning, and organizing abilities), a decline in emotional control or motivation, and changes in social behavior…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 23, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Low staffing levels 'harms elderly care'

The care of the elderly is being compromised in UK hospitals because there are too few nurses, according to the Royal College of Nursing.

Research by…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 23, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments

Apples Are the New Fish

Hara Estroff Marano, Psychology Today Magazine via ihavenet.com



Evidence Emerging That Apples Can Keep You Mentally Sharp As You Age

It's not as if apples didn't have enough virtues. Sure, one a day keeps the doctor away. That's because they're rich in vitamin C and loaded…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 22, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Cost of Long-Term Care Insurance Keeps Rising

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 22, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

More Homeowners Seek Reverse Mortgages at Earlier Age

By TARA SIEGEL BERNARD               …

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 22, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments

Empower the elderly to remain in own home

BY CAROL ABAYA
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
THE SANDWICH GENERATION



Question: My father recently passed away, and my 82-year-old refuses to move in with us. She says she wants to remain in her own home and do things “her way.” How…

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How to Help Someone With Diabetes Stick With Diet Recommendations

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 21, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

5 so-called health foods you should avoid

Eating healthy can be harder…

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Added by Right at Home DC on March 21, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments

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