Sandwich Generation Issues

Multigenerational caregiving including caring for the elderly parents and relatives in the family as well as raising kids or babysitting grandchildren

Merck for Caregivers

Merck is very well known for their medical manuals. I have two fat paperbacks by them in my bookcase. They are wonderful when we have a mystery ailment that needs “diagnosing.” One is “The Merck Manual of Medical Information” which covers pretty much every symptom I’ve ever come across. The other is “The Merck Manual […]

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Six Ways to Help a Neighbor in Crisis

Do you have a neighbor who has been rushed to the hospital? Or one who has just been moved to a care facility? Or do you, perhaps, have one who has become confined to their bed? Are you wanting to help but don’t know how or what to do? Welcome to my world! Been there, […]

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Great Options for a Bible Study for Caregivers

Some of my favorite options that easily provide for a daily Bible study for caregivers in the Sandwich Generation including verse by verse Bible studies

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WARNING FOR CAREGIVERS: Not all Breast Cancers Are the Same

Caregivers need to know that inflammatory breast cancer, often misdiagnosed as mastitis, is the most aggressive form of breast cancer. Early detection is vital.

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Items to Keep in a Bag for a Quick Trip to the Hospital

The Sandwich Generation issues of caring for elderly parents and grandkids can include unexpected trips to the hospital. A list of what to pack is a big help!

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Hospital Preparation For Caregivers

My caregiving roles have changed but as a member of the Sandwich Generation dealing with the issues of caring for elderly parents, I still have to be prepared…

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Medical Resources for the Sandwich Generation

MedPlusUSA is an excellent resource for caregivers of aging parents, offering a large inventory of medical supplies & equipment with friendly customer service.

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