The Many Roles Of An Unpaid Caregiver
28 January 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that there are more than 34 million unpaid caregivers in the U.S. -- most of whom are family members and friends. In many ways, lay caregivers have more responsibilities than paid caregivers. If you are considering being a caregiver, it's likely that you will play multiple roles in your efforts to contribute to your love one's overall well being.
Providing Personal Care and Keeping the Household Running
3 Things That Can Help You Care For Your Elderly Parent
26 January 2015
Caring for an elderly parent can be very rewarding, but it can also be very challenging and time consuming. If you are working, busy with your children, or simply have a full schedule, there are certain things that you can do to make caring for your elderly parent just a bit easier and more manageable. This article will discuss 3 different things that can help you get the help you need to care for your parent, while still allowing them to live with you.
4 Ways To Screw Up Your Plastic Surgery Results And Recovery
21 January 2015
When you decide that you are going to go under the knife, you want to do everything that you can to make sure that the surgery and recovery goes as smoothly as possible. Here are four things that you should not do – unless you're just asking for surgery complications and a prolonged recovery:
1. Keep Smoking That Pack a Day
Smoking is bad all on its own. However, when you combine it with surgery, it becomes significantly worse.
3 Benefits Provided By An Apothecary
20 January 2015
In an age where people have come to expect instant results, prefabricated medications are all the rage. While medicine that is manufactured in mass might have its benefits, there is something to be said for having medications compounded on site by an apothecary.
Here are 3 benefits that an apothecary can provide when it comes to the medications you take on a daily basis.
Many patients find it difficult to discover the exact combination of medication that works best with their body chemistry to deliver results.