Caregivers For Elderly Parents In Vista : Caregiver Stress Study

New Study Spotlights Stress On Caregivers For Elderly Parents In Vista And Elsewhere While the stress of caring for elderly or ill parents is nothing new to those in the “sandwich generation,” it has been gaining widespread attention in recent years. Medical professionals, employers, and family members all become very…

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With In-Home Care in San Diego County, Can I Take Thyroid Medication (Levothyroxine, Synthroid) At Night Instead In The Morning?

Interesting new post from The Happy Hospitalist blog: How should I take my thyroid medication? I helped answer that reader’s question last year.  Well, new research backs up my response.  As someone who takes levothyroxine, I found this new research comforting. You can take thyroid medication in the evening instead of…

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Know Symptoms and Treatment for Aphasia

How to Recognize and Treat Aphasia in the Elderly

What is Aphasia? Have you noticed changes in the way your elderly loved one speaks or communicates? Perhaps he or she has trouble putting words together, remembering the names of things, or comprehending what you say. If so, the problem could be aphasia. Aphasia involves the inability to communicate normally…

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