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Caregiving Chronicles Q&A: Winter safety tips and advice for caregivers and their loved ones
Just in time for this week’s bitter cold and this weekend’s predicted storm, our latest Caregiving Chronicles Q&A discusses some winter weather advice for caregivers and their loved ones in a conversation with Century Health Services CEO Judith Boyko, MBA, MS, RN
Winter weather safety tips and advice for caregivers and older adults
This won’t come as a surprise to anyone who has had to venture out of doors recently, but the region is in the midst of a historic cold snap. Needless to say, it’s time to start thinking about taking some safety precautions to combat the cold, especially if you are caring for an older adult. Here are some of the most important things to consider as the mercury dips further out of sight.
August is Vaccine Awareness Month
As a family caregiver, you are in a position of guiding a loved one to make informed health decisions. As such, you need to learn about health risks for older adults. This post shares factual information on the benefits of vaccinations and the common ones most older adults should consider receiving.