Senior Home Care Giver
Know someone in an eldercare facility? Call them! A call means SO MUCH and lets them know you care. Great reminder from @AgeWiseLiving and @PrivacyProf
Loma Linda University Receives Grant for Alzheimer’s Disease Research. Good news from @AgeWiseLiving
Genetic Testing of Embryos May Cause Dementia, Obesity In Adulthood. @prolifeinfo
“I am forgetting to eat” by David Thomas, M.D.- A Psychiatrist with Lewy Body Dementia (LBD). Great insights from David Thomas!
Drivers With Parkinson’s Disease At Higher Risk Of Crashes In Low Visibility Situations.
60 Minutes A Blow To The Brain — This is Your Brain on Football (Video and Text). “This 60 minutes report — A Blow To The Brain — indicates that head trauma can lead to dementia.” I read this yesterday, then bumped my head twice today. Kept thinking of this! 🙂
@100plusclub discovered this fascinating article about a 101 year old lawyer who is still practicing law and is not retiring anytime soon! I especially loved this quote by Mr. Borden, “As long as you are capable, you ought to use what God gave you.”
@Journeywoman found an excellent resource for travelers with disabilities – very useful for senior home care givers.
There’s a lot of info about the Swine Flu but it’s important to keep the regular flu in mind as well. Caregiving.com has some good tips for all of us in Flu Alert: 10 Warning Signs That It’s Time to Call the Doctor.
For grandkids, including those involved in homeschooling programs, Heart of Wisdom has some free Homeschool Bible Study ideas, reading plans, and worksheets.
9 Ways to Save Money for Grandparents and Grandkids.
How to Make Handmade Baby Quilt –a great Shower Gift for a new grandchild. Thanks to @babyquiltlady for this tip.
If you are going to be traveling to visit grandkids over the next few months, check out the Best Western 4X the Rewards promo! Earn double, triple or quadruple points when you stay 2, 3 or 4 nights at Best Western IF you register in advance!
There are many great verses in Deuteronomy including, “Man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the LORD.” (NIV)
WOW! This Indiana couple is celebrating their 80th anniversary!! How wonderful! 🙂