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2014-03-12 16:29:37

RICHMOND, Va., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Lift Caregiving wants caregivers to share a picture of themselves with their loved one in the month of March as a part of the healthy image #loveyourselfie social media campaign. The goal of the campaign is to capture the happy moments in the caregiving journey and to combat the feeling of isolation commonly found in the family caregiving community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140312/MN81468) Caregiver can feel...

2014-03-10 23:26:19

Medical Guardian's new Caregiver Resource blog series aims to educate and assist caregivers through the process of caring for an aging parent. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 There are currently over 65 million people in the United States who provide daily living assistance or medical care to a loved one who is ill, disabled or elderly. Being thrust into the role of Caregiver for an aging parent can be scary, overwhelming and frustrating. Many Caregivers report feeling...

2014-02-26 23:23:27

The owner of DiscountMedicalSupplies.com, a pioneering online medical superstore, takes the lead once again by speaking on behalf of an overlooked segment of caregivers on a fourth segment of The Balancing Act’s Caregiving 101 series. (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 In honor of Rare Disease Day on February 28th, Dr. Jon Segal, founder of DiscountMedicalSupplies.com, is speaking out about the challenges facing caregivers of people with rare diseases. This month he was featured in a four-part...

2014-02-19 23:23:51

As a pioneering online superstore, the owner of DiscountMedicalSupplies.com will be featured in a second segment in The Balancing Act’s Caregiving 101 series. (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Dr. Jon Segal, founder of Discount Medical Supplies, continues to spread the word about the challenges of modern caregivers. This month he was part of a second Caregiving 101 segment on Lifetime’s “The Balancing Act.” He informed viewers about the importance of sharing responsibility and avoiding...

2014-01-28 23:03:45

Science Inc. backed HomeHero enables families to stay involved in the care of their loved ones regardless of location Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 HomeHero, a new startup backed by Science Inc., launched today to help families find, hire and manage in-home care for seniors. The company introduces HomeHero Connect®, a simple tool that helps families nationwide manage their independent caregivers through phone timesheet tracking, daily activity summaries, emergency alerts...

2014-01-20 23:21:56

myCNAjobs, a Healthcare Research company, announces the top ten areas caregivers desire more caregiver training according to the recently released Q1 2014 Caregiver Trend Report - Retention Edition. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 myCNAjobs, a Healthcare Research company, announces the top ten areas caregivers desire more caregiver training according to the recently released Q1 2014 Caregiver Trend Report - Retention Edition. The Q1 2014 Caregiver Trend Report collected data from...

2014-01-08 12:30:05

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Geneia President Heather Lavoie will lead a workshop at the Center for Women's Business Advancement 2(nd) Annual Women & Money Forum in Manchester, NH. In her presentation, Stuck in the Middle: Taking Care of Our Health and Money and Taking Care of Others, Heather will discuss her personal and professional experiences navigating the demands of a growing family, aging parents, and a career without sacrificing herself in the...

2013-11-30 23:02:53

Celebrating Family Caregivers Launches New Website (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Family caregivers are an integral part of eldercare today, and a very informative website that has just been launched will provide those caregivers with insight into the responsibilities that go along with taking care of elderly loved ones. The website speaks of the National Caregiver Support Program, which was initiated in 2000 for the purpose of helping family caregivers to better handle the responsibilities...

2013-11-25 23:24:02

November is National Family Caregivers Month. For the 45 million family members who care for an aging loved one, it’s nice to be recognized and appreciated. But, that doesn’t make their job any easier. Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 November is National Family Caregivers Month. For the 45 million family members who care for an aging loved one, it’s nice to be recognized and appreciated. But, that doesn’t make their job any easier. Families find themselves in unexpected,...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.