Healthy Nutrition for Older Patients — Professional Caregiver Webinar

More at… https://www.caregiverstress.com/geriatric-professional-resources/development-training/healthy-nutrition-for-older-patients/

Poor nutrition can affect the mind, the body, the immune system and energy levels in ways older adults and their families may not be aware of.

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What’s backpacking got to do with caregiving?

More at… http://thecaregiversvoice.com/tcv-inspiration/whats-backpacking-got-to-do-with-caregiving/ I enjoy hiking above the 10,000-foot level where the colors are vivid and the air is crystal clear. To see these beautiful sights in the Sierras means hiking 13, 16, and even 20+ miles roundtrip in a 10 to 14-hour day. I’ve learned there are similarities between caregiving and backpacking. Do… Read More

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Oregon Couple’s Final Days Captured In Intimate Aid-In-Dying Video

More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/oregon-couples-final-days-captured-in-intimate-aid-in-dying-video/ On the last morning of their lives, Charlie and Francie Emerick held hands. The Portland, Ore., couple, married for 66 years and both terminally ill, died together in their bed on April 20, 2017, after taking lethal doses of medication obtained under the state’s Death With Dignity law. Francie, … Read More

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