Morphine, hydrocodone, fentanyl . . . with the opioid crisis in our country, it can be scary to hear that a frail or seriously ill relative needs this type of medicine. What are the risks of addictRead More
When a loved one obviously needs help at home but refuses to allow it, it's frustrating! Below are two common concerns, with suggestions for ways to problem solve together.
It may be true: Your aging relative needs more and more care. You know you are the best person for the job. But it's too much to do on top of your own work. Think twice before exiting the workfRead More
When your father struggles to remember a grandchild’s name, should you be concerned? Older adults typically have some memory loss. People with Alzheimer’s disease, however, experience vRead More
It's a common refrain and the bane of many family members: Your loved one is having trouble, yet he or she refuses outside help. This can put your relative at risk. But if the worst happens andRead More