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6 Traits Every Caregiver Should Have

6 Traits Every Caregiver Should Have

You've narrowed down your search to a few wonderful people, but still aren't quite sure who the right one is. We talked with experts to get the six qualities your caregiver should have. Reposted from an article on Care.com, Sally Farhat Kassab, Contributor.   Six Traits Every Caregiver...

Great Stories About How Dads Were There For Their Families

Great Stories About How Dads Were There For Their Families

Many of our medical alert system customers are adult children purchasing the system for their mothers or fathers. They get peace of mind knowing that their parents will be safer in an emergency. Often they feel like they are, in a way, paying their parents...

Aphasia Awareness Month – What is Aphasia?

Aphasia Awareness Month – What is Aphasia?

June is Aphasia Awareness Month Stroke is the No. 4 cause of death and the leading cause of disability in the U.S. A stroke can have various communication effects, one of which is aphasia. Stroke is the most common cause of aphasia, which is a language...

May is Osteoporosis Prevention Month

May is Osteoporosis Prevention Month

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month.  Do you know someone over the age of 50 who has broken a bone? Perhaps your mother "tripped" in the garden and broke her wrist?  Or your neighbor broke his ankle walking on the golf course?  Two...

Mangoes May Help Lower Blood Sugar and Cancer Risk

Mangoes May Help Lower Blood Sugar and Cancer Risk

Published on UPI.com, Published: April 23, 2013 at 11:21 PM. To view the original article click here.  Mangoes may have a positive effect on blood sugar in obese individuals and help to limit inflammation, U.S. researchers suggest.  Edralin Lucas, an associate professor of nutritional sciences at Oklahoma State...

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