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2014-05-08 23:10:08

Organizations partner to support Americans caring for veterans and military service members. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Easter Seals Dixon Center launched its free, online webinar series for caregiver education and training this week. The series was created to meet the growing need for caregiver education identified by the RAND study commissioned by the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. The study provided comprehensive evidence-based needs assessments of military caregivers. The report...

2014-05-08 23:05:49

During April (Child Abuse Prevention Month), Meadows Farms Nurseries raised over $6,500 for the Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) program. Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 During the month of April, Meadows Farms Nurseries partnered with the Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) program to help more than 500 abused, neglected, and abandoned children in Prince William, Fauquier, & Rappahannock counties in Northern Virginia. This is Meadows Farms...

2014-05-08 23:04:20

Dr. Robert S. Bray, Jr. Shares 4 Valuable Injury Prevention Tips for Moms Marina Del Rey, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 New motherhood is often a time of excitement, challenge and joy. Yet, for many new moms, it can also be a real pain in the neck…and back. According to Dr. Robert S. Bray, Jr., a pioneering neurosurgeon and founder of DISC Sports & Spine Center, the potential for spinal injury—pain, disc rupture, fracture—to new moms is highest in the two years just after childbirth,...

2014-05-08 09:25:40

Of all the starry-eyed just-married couples you know, which couples are likely to stay the happiest? A University of Illinois study says chances for bliss are highest when husband and wife both believe in divvying up the household labor equally. But that happiness won't last long if one partner is perceived as not carrying their fair share of the load. "Newlyweds need to thoughtfully plan how they can make their expectations about sharing chores work out in real life, especially if the new...

2014-05-07 08:55:45

Mothers in the United States who have unintended pregnancies return to work sooner after childbirth than mothers whose pregnancy was intended, according to a study led by Dr. Rada K. Dagher, assistant professor of health services administration at the University of Maryland School of Public Health. This is the first study to examine pregnancy intention and return to work after childbirth. “We know that it’s better for women to take time off after childbirth to take care of their...

2014-05-06 23:01:43

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be conducted by the mayor of Solon, the Honorable Susan Druker, and Jennifer Natale, President and CEO of the Solon Chamber, on Friday, May 9th, at 11:00am at the Home Care Assistance of Cleveland office Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new office in Cleveland. To commence the Grand Opening celebration, the mayor of Solon, the Honorable...

2014-05-06 23:00:18

New book ‘MY JOURNEY WITH DAD’ addresses the role of the caregiver to a family member afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease. Gladstone, Mo. (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Author JoAnn Devine’s father was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 84 years old. He had been diagnosed four years prior to her mother’s death. She had always felt that she would be her dad’s caregiver when the time came, and she willingly accepted that role. “MY JOURNEY WITH DAD” is a true story about...

2014-05-05 23:09:44

myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, has been invited to lead a series of (4) 30-minute Caregiver Recruiting & Retention roundtables at the 2014 Home Helpers Annual Conference in Las Vegas. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, has been invited to lead a series of (4) 30-minute Caregiver Recruiting & Retention roundtables at the 2014 Home Helpers Annual Conference in Las Vegas. The session will guide agency owners and those responsible for hiring...

2014-05-05 12:29:07

"Until there is a cure, we must care for the carer." OMAHA, Neb., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world population ages, diseases such as Alzheimer's become more prevalent. And with a surplus of people who need care, there is often a shortage of those who are able and willing to give care. Paul Hogan, chairman and co-founder of Home Instead Senior Care®, addressed ways to support caregivers at the 29(th) Alzheimer's Disease International Conference....

2014-05-03 23:00:32

Home Care Assistance of Utah is recognized as one of the top home care agencies in the country based on employee satisfaction Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Utah, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is honored to be recognized as a 2014 Best of Home Care Employer of Choice. This prestigious award is given to home care providers who rank in the top 50th percentile in one or more employee satisfaction categories, based on monthly satisfaction...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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