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Caregiving - Family Caregiver's Network videos by Jennifer J. Patient Expert FCNS has launched a series of short videos on family caregiving on YouTube. Visit this link..., and stressed or overwhelmed family caregiver. Each video is only 1-3 minutes in length, making it easier...
SAINT ELIZABETH LAUNCHES WEBSITE TO SUPPORT FAMILY CAREGIVERS ON NATIONAL CAREGIVER DAY by Jennifer J. Patient Expert Markham, ONTARIOIn recognition of National Caregiver Day (April 5), Saint Elizabeth has launched an online resource, “Caring for Family” to enable family caregivers with information and support...
When Professional Caregivers Become Family Caregivers by Susan L. Patient Expert issues. And nothing prepares you for the challenges of being a family caregiver to a person...
Family Caregiver Alliance Releases Five New Fact Sheets on Critical Caregiving Issues by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert ... The study found that people with diabetes were twice as likely to develop dementia as people with normal blood sugar levels.
National Caregiver Survey - Caregivers Need Help! by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven The results of the 2010 National Caregiver Survey are now available. Some of the statistics were what I expected. Caregivers are typically female boomers caring for an elder in their 80-90's etc. You can see...
Caregivers of Veterans Under More Stress Than Other Caregivers by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven A study released by the National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC) and funded by United Health Foundation, finds that family caregivers of veterans face a higher burden of care, both in intensity...
VideoCaregiving an Exclusive All-Video Caregiving Site by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven A website from Terra Nova Films, Video Caregiving , is dedicated to "streaming" visual educational material to family caregivers. It has launched a Spanish edition too. Both sites are unique...
Caregivers Have Both Positive and Negative Views of Their Caregiving by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven One-half of caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia surveyed for a new caregiver study find an equal balance of positive and negative experiences in their caregiving...
MS Caregiver Burdens Greater than the General Family Caregiver by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Multiple Sclerosis Caregivers 2012 is a report based on a survey conducted by the National Alliance for Caregiving with support from the National MS Society that reveals that the physical...
VA Launches CareGiver Pilot Program, Giving 1000 iPads to Families of Veterans–IT Infrastructure Innovation Work In Progre by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven to make online appointments with the VA and this too is in pilot mode with the mobile apps. The CareGiver program... its pilot, announced last year , in which it’s distributing 1,000 iPads to family caregivers of veterans...

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