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2014-12-15 23:02:45

A recent survey of experts by NAPGCM reveals practical ways for children to overcome their aging parents' resistance

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2014-09-04 11:19:16

Looking at your Facebook news feed, it might be easy to think that we’re in the midst of another Baby Boom. After all, it seems like everyone has at least a few friends who are expecting a baby, have recently had a baby, or are trying to have a baby.

2013-11-25 23:21:13

As Americans travel this week for Thanksgiving many adult children will spend time with their aging parents and according to a recent government report a record number of these older Americans

Improved Blood Pressure Guidelines May Prevent More Heart Attacks
2013-11-06 09:29:49

Rethinking the approach to treating high blood pressure with medication could prevent over one-fourth of heart attacks and strokes, as well as lower the overall use of medication, according to a new study in the journal Circulation.

2013-06-27 23:27:05

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers survey of aging experts says that the most important thing you can do to prevent premature placement in a nursing home is assess your

2013-05-24 23:23:42

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers survey of aging experts says that the most important thing you can do is to give all family members a chance to voice their concerns,

2013-05-03 23:01:24

In May Professional Geriatric Care Managers Across the Country Are Holding Special Events to Educate the Public About How They Help Caregivers and Older Adults in Celebration of National Geriatric

2013-02-22 23:01:13

Families currently provide almost 80% of all care for Alzheimer's patients.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.