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2014-09-19 23:05:58

New articles on SeniorsGuideOnline.com and HomeCareChoice.com help readers find the right home health care agency and suggest asking the provided questions Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 In their latest article to help seniors and their families find affordable home care options, Seniors Guide has published, “Questions for Home Health Care Agencies” on http://www.HomeCareChoice.com - their website for finding Home Care and Hospice at-home services in Virginia, North...

2014-09-18 23:02:22

Join 101 Mobility of Austin, AGE of Central Texas, and the Area Agency on Aging in the Capital Area for the 13th Annual “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference this weekend. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 101 Mobility of Austin will be a sponsor for this weekend’s “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference. Information on wheelchair ramp, stair lift, patient lifts, and more will be on hand at the 101 Mobility of Austin table. Attendees will also have the chance to ask...

2014-09-18 08:29:40

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 60,000 people dealing with the spiritual distress resulting from serious illness and grief have turned to the unique online service ChaplainsOnHand.org to find comfort regardless of religion or beliefs since its introduction by the nonprofit HealthCare Chaplaincy Network earlier this year. In addition, more than a thousand people have requested to chat with a chaplain by email or phone or to be remembered in prayer....

2014-09-15 08:35:01

30% Spend More than $10,000 Per Year, 21% Don't Know How Much They Spend SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost half (46%) of family caregivers spend more than $5,000 per year on caregiving expenses, according to a new Caring.com report. A family caregiver is defined as someone who takes care of a family member or friend, but is unpaid for their services. Their caregiving expenses include out-of-pocket costs for medications, medical bills, in-home care, nursing homes and...

2014-09-09 16:26:47

VALENCIA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shield HealthCare, a leading provider of medical supplies for care at home, is pleased to announce its 14(th) annual story contest on "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?" The story contest recognizes the dedicated role of family caregivers and health care professionals, providing a forum to share the joys of being a caregiver. Shield HealthCare celebrates the role of caregivers in the home. A large percentage of our customers are family...

2014-09-09 08:32:58

Gibbons' Personal Experience Inspires Partnership with Leading In-Home Care Company BALTIMORE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Helpers, a national franchise dedicated to ensuring a better quality of life for aging adults and their families, is excited to announce Emmy Award winner and Alzheimer's champion Leeza Gibbons has partnered with Senior Helpers. Adding significant star power to amplify awareness about the needs of America's growing senior population, Gibbons will extend...

2014-09-04 08:26:38

JACKSON, Mich., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Caring Home Health, Palliative Care and Hospice, one of the largest and most trusted home health and hospice providers in the United States, was presented with the Caregiver Friendly® Award. Great Lakes Caring was one of only four companies, nationwide, to receive this award in the services category for its Care That Never Sleeps(SM) Promise. Caregiver Friendly® Awards are presented by Today's Caregiver magazine, the...

2014-08-19 08:29:54

Clorox® CareConcepts(TM) Identifies the Emotional Impact of Caregiving as Part of the When Care Comes Home Initiative and its New Cleaning and Personal Homecare Products OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caregivers often put the needs of their loved ones before themselves, and over time that selflessness has an impact - both inspirational and challenging. Eighty percent of caregivers believe that their role has given them more meaning in their lives, but most of them...

2014-08-11 12:28:14

AARP Illinois Survey Also Reveals Voters Worried About Income not Keeping Up with Cost of Living, Healthcare, Taxes, and Many Feeling They Will Need to Postpone Retirement SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With less than three months before the election Illinois voters ages 50 and older are very anxious about the economy; they believe their incomes are not keeping up with the increasing costs of living, health care costs, or taxes, and are increasingly worried about...

2014-07-25 23:06:31

Florida-based nursing home Regents Park Boca Raton earned top honors for its on-going commitment to helping reduce the stress and anxiety of family member caregivers. It was one of only three nursing homes nationwide to receive the distinction. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 In recognition of its aggressive commitment to ease the burden on family caregivers with loved ones at Regents Park Boca Raton, the facility received the national Today’s Caregiver Magazine’s 2014...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.