How to Plan for End-of-Life Care
When you plan for end-of-life care, you give peace of mind to yourself and your loved ones.
What's the Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice Care?
Treating the pain and side effects of serious illness, and easing the last days of a dying patient
How to Work with Your Doctor
Your doctor is busy, and so are you. You can take steps to get the most out of your visit.
Autopsies: When Are They Done?
Why is an autopsy needed, and when is it performed?
Why Caregiving Can Lead to Depression
Being a caregiver and neglecting your needs can have serious consequences: More than 40% of caregivers have symptoms of depression. Find out why.
What Is Hospice Care?
Hospice isn’t always a place. It’s about care at the end of your life. Find out what to expect. Keywords: hospice, terminal
What's Normal Aging?
Achy joints, creaky knees -- they’re a part of aging. Or are they?
Gadgets, Apps, and Services to Help Caregivers
Technology like gadgets, apps, and services can ease stress on caregivers and offer safety and independence for people with difficulties. Check out some ideas.
Older Adults: How to Avoid Falls at Home
Falling is the most common cause of injuries among seniors. Here are tips to prevent falls in the home.
Nutrition for Seniors: A Caregiving Primer
A caregiver's guide to key nutrients older people need -- and tips for helping them to eat healthy.