Dos and Don'ts of Drug Safety
The more you know about the medicines you take, the likelier it is that you will use them safely. WebMD gives you tips for taking medication and for properly disposing of it when it has reached its expiration date.
Understanding Vision Problems -- Prevention
Read tips about the prevention of vision problems and eye strain.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Fact Sheet
What are omega-3 fatty acids? How much do you need? And what do all those abbreviations – EPA, DHA, and ALA – really mean? Here's a rundown of the essential omega-3 facts you need to know.
Financial Planning for Caregivers
Long-term care can be financially draining. WebMD gives guidelines for how caregivers can make a financial plan for their elderly loved one.
Caregiving While Taking Care of Yourself
Make yourself a priority, because one of the best ways to care for your elderly loved one is to care for yourself and avoid caregiver burnout.
7 Tips for New Caregivers
Take the confusion out of caregiving for an elderly loved one. Start with these seven tips for new caregivers.
Choosing Long-Term Care
Here's an article about how to find a long-term care provider -- from community services like transportation for the elderly to full-time nursing home care.
National Caregiving Organizations
Caregiving can bring challenges, as well as rewards. Here is a list of resources for information and support.
Legal Issues of Caregiving
Being a caregiver also involves making legal preparations for your loved one's future. WebMD helps you understand some of the legal issues and how to plan for them.
This assessment can help caregivers evaluate the situation for them and their elderly loved one.