In an emergency, it is critical to have a medical file with a list of medications and dosages, physician contact information, and details about any chronic health conditions.
This program offers an interactive conversation between family caregivers and a team of healthcare professionals. Program sponsored by the Virginia Geriatric Education Center and the Alzheimer's Association.
Good dental care is important for everyone, but especially for people with kidney disease. What might be a minor infection for a healthy person could be critical for those with kidney disease.
Find COVID-19 guidance, information, and resources from the CDC. Learn about the 2023 updates... and the best prevention steps to take!
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia and involves parts of the brain that control thought, memory, and language.
A joint project of The Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving, VirginiaNavigator and The Daily Progress, the Senior Navigator magazine features insights from thought leaders in aging and caregiving.
While everyone is at risk during a weather-related disaster or similar emergency, older adults can be especially vulnerable. Learn more about important safety planning steps to take.
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