What We Know And Don’t Know About Memory Loss After Surgery

More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/what-we-know-and-dont-know-about-memory-loss-after-surgery/ Two years ago, Dr. Daniel Cole’s 85-year-old father had heart bypass surgery. He hasn’t been quite the same since. “He forgets things and will ask you the same thing several times,” said Cole, a professor of clinical anesthesiology at UCLA and a past president of the American Society of Anes… Read More

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This 95-Year Stanford Study Reveals 1 Secret to Living a Longer, More Fulfilling Life

More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/this-95-year-stanford-study-reveals-1-secret-to-living-a-longer-more-fulfilling-life/ So who tended to live the longest, most fulfilling lives? The people who actively pursued, and were highly engaged, in pursuing their goals. In fact, many of those who worked the hardest turned out to live the longest. According to The Longevity Project, actually achieving your lifelong dreams does… Read More

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These Photos Helped Me Understand My Dad’s Overdose Death

More at… http://thecaregiverspace.org/these-photos-helped-me-understand-my-dads-overdose-death/ I didn’t know how to communicate with him, and so the easiest thing to do was to not communicate with him. It was a way to protect myself emotionally from having a parent that was really entrenched in alcoholism and drug use. I was already struggling with my own shit, and piling on other peopl… Read More

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