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Music can help with an aging loved one
Music can help with an aging loved one

A few years ago as my mother was sliding slowly but surely into her own mind’s dark spaces; engaging her become more and more difficult. She’d more or less stopped talking in sentences and for periods of time barely spoke more ...

Posted: August 7, 2013|Caregiver, Columns|0 comments

The concern and confusion about elder abuse
The concern and confusion about elder abuse

It’s interesting to note that the past couple of years there have been ever more frequent newspaper stories and television news coverage about ‘elder abuse’.  It’s akin to how child abuse became a mainstream issue about a dozen years ago: ...

Posted: December 2, 2011|Caregiver|1 comment

Elderly day-to-day safety: An ever-escalating priority
Elderly day-to-day safety: An ever-escalating priority

A major challenge for all of us—caregivers to aging loved ones and all those who are into their advancing years—is to identify and address safety. Call it patient safety, or personal safety, or any kind of safety: it’s ultimately all ...

Posted: October 4, 2011|Caregiver|1 comment

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