Follow these tips to make sure you're properly disposing of medical waste like colostomy bags & catheters.
Follow this helpful checklist both inside and outside the home to help prevent dangerous falls.
As a caregiver, you may not even think about breathing. You just do it. However, the person you are caring for may rely on medication(s) to help them breathe.
Testing blood sugar regularly helps to keep blood sugar levels (also known as blood glucose levels) under control.
It seems like common sense — everybody falls, no matter what age. However, for many older adults, an unexpected fall can result in a serious and costly injury. The good news is that most falls can be prevented.
If someone you care for has a panic attack, he or she may become very anxious and not think clearly. You can help the person by staying calm, sticking around and do your best to be understanding, positive, and encouraging.