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  • This Guide Helps You Create a Caregiver Plan
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on January 16, 2019 at 6:15 am

    A caregiver plan helps at any stage No matter where you are in the caregiving journey, it’s never too late to create a plan. Avoiding it until there’s a big problem can make a tough situation worse. Planning ahead means having more time to make decisions and being proactive instead of reactive. A caregiver […]

  • The Importance of Humor for Older Women Downsizing Their Home
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on January 15, 2019 at 3:30 pm

    “Humor is the great thing, the saving thing after all. The minute it crops up, all our hardnesses yield, all our irritations and resentments flit away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.” — Mark Twain in “What Paul Bourget Thinks of Us” Does this sound impossible to do? How can I […]

  • The 3 Cs for Enhancing Creativity in Your 60s: Color-Contrast-Curiosity
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on January 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    Retirement is a fruitful time to develop creative projects and activities that inspire and increase the general health of your mind, body, and spirit. So, let’s get creative! During my working years I wrote textbooks on acting as well as a plethora of articles for magazines and PR firms, plus a boatload of […]

  • 6 Reasons Why Getting a Copy of Medical Records Improves Senior Health
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on January 15, 2019 at 7:59 am

    Having key information makes caregiving easier Knowledge is power, especially when you’re caring for someone’s health. If you aren’t clear about what happened with your older adult’s medical care in the past, it can be more difficult, time consuming, or expensive to get them the best care now […]

  • Want to Achieve Lifelong Wellness After 60? Follow These 5 Steps!
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on January 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Modern medicine has a way of keeping us alive even when our health is terrible. The United States Census Bureau reported that the 90-year-old are among the fastest growing demographic. In the US, Medicare insurance for seniors spends 75% of its resources on chronic illness, the conditions that don’t kill you but […]