As a caregiver or care partner, it is important to know how to properly instill ear drops for elderly family members. This guide provides a step by step form for administering medication in the ear safely and effectively.
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Being a caregiver for a family member with diabetes can be challenging, especially when it comes to managing low blood sugar. Learn the signs, causes, and treatment options in this comprehensive guide.
Studies have found that caregivers and gun owning family members, living with someone with dementia, did not remove or lock up their firearms. Learn why this poses a risk and how healthcare professionals are working to educate on responsible gun safety in dementia care
Don't be afraid to ask questions about your medications. Review all your medications annually with your primary care physician to see if you can lower dosages or discontinue use. Get a list of important questions to ask here.
The challenges of dementia behaviors can be overwhelming. Learn how to prevent dementia behaviors, and deal with them when they occur
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