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How to Identify and Prevent Overmedication in Seniors

The days of “take two aspirin and call me in the morning” have transformed into something that sounds more like, “take two of these…and two of these…and perhaps one of those, too!” Nearly forty percent of older adults are taking at least five different prescription medications every day – in addition to vitamins, supplements, and […]

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Be a Better Elder Care Advocate for Your Aging Parent

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” – Dr. Seuss, The Lorax Serving as an elder care advocate for someone you love is perhaps one of the biggest honors – and responsibilities – you will have as a family caregiver. It means fully comprehending the […]

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