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2014-02-19 08:28:47

Inaugural Issue to Feature Best-Selling Contemporary Christian Music Singer Amy Grant NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AgingCare.com, the go-to online resource for family caregivers, announces today that this April it will launch AgingCare.com Magazine, a new glossy print publication featuring trusted information, guidance and support for those caring for aging loved ones. AgingCare.com Magazine will cover topics such as dementia care, maintaining physical and emotional...

2014-02-18 12:29:49

Home Instead to advance global momentum triggered by G8 Dementia Summit to improve care for families touched by Dementia WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global CEO Initiative (CEOi) on Alzheimer's Disease today announced that Home Instead Senior Care© - the world's leading provider of in-home care services for seniors will join the CEOi to advance the quality of care for those suffering from Alzheimer's and Dementia. Through its diverse group of leading...

2014-02-16 16:20:22

NYS Legislative Caucus Backs Increased Aid for Unpaid Family Caregivers, Non-Parent Relatives Raising Children ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP today thanked the NYS Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislative Caucus for supporting issues critical to New York's most powerful voting demographic, the 50+, including aid for unpaid family caregivers and increased funding for non-parent relatives raising children. Those two issues are among AARP's...

2014-02-11 08:39:02

Lift Caregiving's new hugs feature allows users to send one another support with virtual hugs. RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Lift Caregiving, a web solution for family caregivers, today announced the availability of its newest feature. The new hug feature is for users of its Care Lounge (https://www.liftcaregiving.com/care-lounge/), a virtual support community for family caregivers. Users have the ability to ask questions of fellow users, community experts and...

2014-02-10 12:26:17

OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Marist Poll sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care revealed more than half (56 percent) of Americans 68 and older, the Greatest Generation, say it would be more difficult to start dating than to stay single (44 percent). Americans of all ages were asked if, at age 65, it would be more difficult to start dating than to remain single. Sixty-six (66) percent of Americans thought it would be more difficult to start dating. Regardless of age, when...

2014-01-28 23:24:05

The CEO of DiscountMedicalSupplies.com is intervewed on Lifetime Television's "The Balancing Act" for his role in providing support and discount medical supplies to caregivers. (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Dr. Jon Segal, CEO of DiscountMedicalSupplies.com, recently appeared on Lifetime Television's "The Balancing Act" to explain the challenges facing today's caregivers. As a caregiver himself, Dr. Segal shared his own personal insight as businessman and a...

2014-01-22 23:29:23

HealthForumOnline course author Flo Gelo, D.Min, NCPsyA has been nominated for a Scattergood Behavioral Foundation Innovation Award for her film “Emma’s Haircut,” an intimate and bittersweet glimpse into the life of Emma Mon, a 32 year old wife and mother of two young children, newly diagnosed with breast cancer. Tasked with facing her own mortality and unsure how to go about explaining her illness to her children, Dr. Gelo’s film compassionately portrays a young family in crisis...

2014-01-22 23:28:06

Personal health records allow families, caregivers, and health care providers to access an individual’s history, emergency information and more. These tools help seniors take charge of their own health and help families better care for loved ones, says Lynn Wilson, Founder of The CareGiver Partnership. Neenah, Wis. (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 A personal health record (PHR), an electronic collection of medical information, makes a patient’s history accessible at any time from a...

2014-01-15 12:25:55

OMAHA, Neb., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, senior volunteers generously give their time and service to help others. Now here's your chance to give back by nominating a deserving older adult in your community for his or her outstanding service through the Salute to Senior Service(®) program. Sponsored by Home Instead, Inc., the franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care(® )network, Salute to Senior Service recognizes the invaluable contributions of adults age 65 and...

2014-01-09 23:24:59

Leading provider of online destination sites helps bring information and resources to millions of family caregivers and a growing population of seniors across the U.S. Tallahassee, Florida (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Founded in 2011, ElderCare Resources® USA is now the only national network of consumer resource sites where seniors and caregivers can find 100’s of informative articles, watch videos, download helpful guides, check Medicare alerts and even ask a nationally recognized...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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