Here are summaries and links to the most recent news you can use from our website at www.TrustworthyCare.com. Enjoy! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ In this newsletter: – Overcoming the Challenge of Paying for In-Home Care For Seniors – How a Geriatric Care Manager and a Durable Power of Attorney Make Aging Easier – Other Voices: When Guns Get In […]
The In-home Caregiver near Del Mar Sorts Through Some Dementia Theories What’s the “million-dollar question” in medicine today? One of the top few—actually worth far, far more than a million dollars—is what causes dementia. As scientists continue to work night and day to find a cause and a cure for this common disease of the […]
About ten percent of people between the ages of 66 to 74 experience macular degeneration, with the chances increasing to thirty percent over the age of 75. This common ailment not only causes a large amount of frustration, but also has the potential to create dangerous situations for elderly people dealing with it. Adult children […]
There are several key research goals related to Alzheimer’s Disease (“AD”). One of them is finding ways to prevent or reduce the risk of getting Alzheimer’s. Those providing home health care in Carlsbad and elsewhere are very interested in learning about ways to prevent Alzheimer’s and a recent study published in Neurology has concluded that, “A […]
From Medscape Today News: Statin users are more than 50% likelier to develop age-related cataracts, according to the results of a new study, and type 2 diabetics who use statins are at even greater risk of cataracts… Read more Originally posted 2012-08-14 12:14:01.
The population in the United States is growing older, and with the older population comes a wide variety of health problems, mobility issues, or other needs. Rather than spending time in an impersonal nursing or assisted living home, senior citizens that suffer from debilitating diseases or disorders that hinder their ability to function as they […]