Caregiving with Advanced Illness

Medication Management Basics (English) | 4. Create a Medication List

Medication Management Basics (English) | 4. Create a Medication List

Medication Management Basics (English) | 1. Round Up Those Meds

Medication Management Basics (English) | 1. Round Up Those Meds

Safe at Home: 3. Kitchen Safety

Consider these daily kitchen situations and learn how to make the kitchen a safer space for someone with dementia.

Note: This information is not meant to replace the advice from a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment.

Safe At Home: 5. Bedroom Safety

Consider these daily bedroom situations and learn how to make the bedroom a safer space for someone with dementia.

Note: This information is not meant to replace the advice from a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment.
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Safe At Home: 4. Bathroom Safety

Consider these daily bathroom situations and learn how to make the bathroom a safer space for someone with dementia.

CJ Video - Self-Care (Caregiver College Video Series)

Self-Care (Caregiver College Video Series)

5. Toileting and Incontinence (Caregiver College Video Series)

This video covers how dealing with a loved one's incontinence is more manageable than you may think. You'll learn how to help a care recipient with their waning toileting skills and problems with incontinence.

3. Dental Care (Caregiver College Video Series)

Dental and oral care are important at any age to prevent against a variety of health problems. Learn how to assist as a caregiver in daily cleaning and routine check-ups. 

Note: This information is not meant to replace the advice from a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment.

Understanding Palliative/Supportive Care: What Every Caregiver Should Know

Palliative care, also increasingly known as Supportive Care, may be one of the most misunder­stood terms in healthcare. Many people believe it’s the same as hospice care and it means the end of life. But palliative care is different from hospice, and when put in place, palliative care can bring hope, control, and a chance at a better quality of life for seriously ill patients and their caregivers.

Medios para una comunicación eficaz para proveedores de atención médica y cuidadores (Spanish)

Cuando un ser querido necesita atención médica, tradicionalmente recurrimos a profesionales para despejar dudas, obtener un diagnóstico certero y opciones de tratamiento. En el pasado, los médicos eran la autoridad indiscutible que llevaba la voz cantante en las discusiones con sus pacientes sobre atención médica. Pero las cosas han cambiado, y la relación con el médico también.

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