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About melissalstoneburner

Melissa is the proud mother of two boys. She also like to take care of all of her elderly clients as though they were her actual flesh and blood, too. Melissa began her elderly care business, Time to Care, in August, 2012. Since then, she has successfully seen several clients through life and onto the next life. She writes about what she knows, what she doesn't know, and reveals all the research in between. She believes that elderly care is the best thing she has ever done in life; second only to being a mother!

A day in the times of a caregiver

Long time, no hear. I have to say that I have been busy, yet I have let those that rely on me down. I apologize for being so evasive, yet I must be succinct. I just do not have the … Continue reading

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Taking care of oneself is just as important as taking care of others

Well, we are back to Monday morning again, but instead of going to each client as I normally would, I have a client this morning and then will not be seeing clients until dinnertime and then this evening again. The … Continue reading

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Up-to-date once again – 02/21/2016

So, after weeks of feeling behind due to takes and other such business paperwork, I am once again able to do research and present subtleties that can help others working in the elderly caretaking world. The more information that we … Continue reading

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Clients present with all types of different issues – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/20/2016)

I have discussed many issues with each of my clients. One such issue that several of my clients have admitted to is experiencing hallucinations. A lot of times this is caused from Frontotemporal Dementia or FTD. The hallucinations may amount … Continue reading

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I love Fridays! – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/19/2016)

Even though Friday is the beginning of my easier days of the week, today was not the best Friday that I have had in quite a while. I never let myself feel ill, but today was a different story indeed. … Continue reading

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Today was a day for organization – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/18/2016)

A client and I had planned to go out and about today after the last couple of days of cleaning and organizing, but age and tiredness took over and instead I got involved in organizing the family VCR (yes, you … Continue reading

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Things are going quite well these days – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/17/2016)

When dealing with the elderly, caregivers tend to have to deal with death and depression quite a bit. The depression can be due to many, many factors, one of which is that each day they draw nearer and nearer to … Continue reading

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