Health/Wellness

colorectal cancer awareness

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Colon Cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer This time of year is very special to me. It does happen to be my husband’s birthday month, but that’s not the main reason it’s special:)…Don’t tell him that!! You see, my mother is a colon cancer survivor, so every March we celebrate and support her …

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transitional home care caregiver

There’s No Place Like Home; Planning Transitional Care

If you are like most, a hospital is the last place you want to call home. We can’t wait to get home to our own beds, our own space, and back to normal. Many times, transitioning home from an inpatient rehab or hospital setting can bring its own set of challenges; not just for the …

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The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Among the many questions I typically field in the world of senior care, the confusion between Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia ranks at the top. Many times, we tend to use these words synonymously but they are not the same thing. Dementia is a general term used to describe a decline in memory that affects a …

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