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New Interview: Caregiver Connection

I so enjoyed my conversation with Melissa Twersky of Caregiver Connection.   Audio HERE. Melissa’s website: www.melissatwersky.com

Guest Blog: An Introduction to VA Home Loans

An Introduction to VA Home Loans                           An Introduction to VA Home Loans Courtesy of: Myriel Legaspi; VA Home Loan Centers   Buying a home in today’s housing market is costly, especially in big cities where the costs have increased for 30 years.

Tech Solutions to Help Seniors

5 Tech Solutions to Help Seniors Live More Independent Lives   Article by: Mary Shannon; SeniorsMeet.org   If you’re an older adult who is reading this right now, chances are that you are comfortable using technology. But what if there were other ways you could use tech to enhance your quality of life? The truth

Running For Office With a Disability

This Is What You Need to Know to Run for Office with a Disability Article courtesy of: Ed Carter   Running for office is a significant step toward making real change in your community. Whether for city council or on a Congressional level, your political service could change many lives. Getting started may be challenging, so

NBC Feature: Covid-19 Brings a Growing Demand for Caregivers

From NBC News: Coronavirus + The Rising Demand for Home Care     Report by: Daniella Silva   For people recovering from COVID-19, home care ca be both essential and elaborate, involving a health care professional who provides additional oxygen, monitors vital signs, administers medication and helps with daily tasks such as eating, bathing and

Tips for Navigating COVID-19

                            Health and Safety Tips for Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic By: Sheila Johnson   The COVID-19 pandemic has caused so many unprecedented changes that it’s hard to keep up with the latest advice. It’s also hard to keep anxiety levels in check

BLOG SPOTLIGHT

    From Care Manager Websites/Elder Pages Online, this Aging Well Blog contains information on a range of topics around aging, finding the right long-term care facility, finances and more.

MUST READ: 3 Covid-19 Need to Know Facts

From Dr. Robert Pearl for Forbes Magazine:   3 Coronavirus Facts Americans Must Know Before Returning to Work, School   Americans remain afraid, perplexed and chronically misinformed (despite wall-to-wall coronavirus coverage across the leading cable-news programs and print publications). To counter the uncertainty, any plan to get us out of the coronavirus crisis must first

NEW BOOK REVIEW

From Susanne White, owner of Caregiver Warrior, we’re thankful for her kind endorsement of The Stemwinder!         BLURB HERE             Caregiver Warrior is a comprehensive website devoted to Caregiving and the extraordinary journey of the Caregiver, featuring guidance on healthcare management, emotional support, dementia care, and more.

COVID-19: IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  From Aging Life Care Association, please read this article that provides critical information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and what you need to do if caring for someone (tested positive) in the high-risk category: *Article by: Tasha Beauchamp   What we know as of 3/1/20 COVID-19 is spread much like the regular flu—through coughs and