caregiver

How to Discuss Being a Caregiver With Your Employer

At some point, many of us become a caregiver for a family member. It could be a child, a parent or a spouse. For those of us who are...
schizophrenia

Caregiving for Those With Schizophrenia

Caregivers for those with schizophrenia are reaching a breaking point in many countries. The average age of a caregiver for someone with schizophrenia is 61. Many of those caregivers...
parents online

Help To Get Your Parents Online

For those who have never used it, the internet can seem confusing and intimidating. But it also has so many uses such as keeping in touch long distance, taking...
senior with autism

How to Take Care of a Senior With Autism

The number of children with autism is growing and there is lots of information available on how to take care of young people with autism. Trying to find resources...
senior health

Walking for Senior Health

March 30th is "Take a Walk in the Park Day" and no one knows more than seniors how walking can improve senior health. Besides being relaxing, a walk in...
vehicles

What Are Grandpa’s Vehicles Worth?

Over the years Doug and I have gained much experience buying older vehicles. Doug looked at the mechanical things and I looked at the body, glass, upholstery and carpets....
music

Music Can Help Those With Dementia

We've long known that music can affect our moods, enhancing happiness or making us feel sad. But music is also a useful therapy tool for many diseases, including dementia....