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Preparation is the name of the game

In order to keep on top of the elderly care game, an individual has to prepare, prepare, prepare. In fact, preparation is the name of the game! I work many hours, seven days a week, in order to keep my … Continue reading

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OAD can lead to falls (Posted late on 09/13 from 09/11)

Because elders with Overactive Bladder Disorder (OAD) have to frequently use the bathroom – day or night – they have an increased chance to fall; the nocturnal voids are especially dangerous because there are less lights on and more chance … Continue reading

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What to do when all falls apart

Let’s face it, there are going to be some really challenging times that you will have to face as an elderly caregiver. If you don’t realize this, it is time that you did. This ‘job’ is not all grins and … Continue reading

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Can IOL dislocation happen at any time?

As has been notated over the past few blog posts to my elderly care site, an IOL dislocation can occur both before and after cataract surgery. One just has to be aware of the causes and fixes for both. As … Continue reading

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Clients appreciate me for me

Last night when I delivered bedding, clothing and a hot delicious meal to my clients, the lady of the household inquired about me and about my dad that has taken quite ill. I felt a warmth spread through me like … Continue reading

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Hepatitis C

According to WebMD, those individuals at risk for Hepatitis C, a silent but potentially deadly infection may include: • History of blood transfusions or other blood products, or organ transplant before widespread adoption of screening measures • Long-term dialysis treatment … Continue reading

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Great talk with a good friend about the future of Time To Care (Posted late on 05/31 from 05/30)

I really love elderly care as many people have read about over the past year or so. I love to take care of people and see them at their happiest and their lowest. I just simply love to do what … Continue reading

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