November 2009 Posts

December Issue of Caring Right at Home Now Available

Be sure to check out our latest edition of the Caring Right at Home eNewsletter. In it you’ll find informative articles on Long-Term Care, holiday visits may be the time to discuss home care, confusion and forgetfullness: the right diagnosis is important, and coping with medical challenges du...

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Music Can Trigger Memories in Dementia Patients

There is a fascinating article in today’s Wall Street Journal about the positive effect music can have on stroke victims and dementia  sufferers.  “Caregivers have observed for decades that Alzheimer’s patients can still remember and sing songs long after they’ve s...

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Distance Caregiving Research Study

Right at Home would like to bring your attention to an online research study . Participants will receive a $10 Amazon.com gift card. Chapman University in Orange, California is conducting a research study that examines interpersonal communication patterns of people who have provided unpaid long-di...

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November is National Family Caregiver's Month

National Family Caregiver’s Month is just around the corner (November)! The National Family Caregiver’s Association wants to invite all caregivers to participate in their FREE teleclass, entitledSafe & Sound: How to Prevent Medication Mishaps to learn what they can do to minimize th...

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