Tag Archives: Senior Caregiver

Coping Tips when Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a chronic movement disorder that worsens over time.  A multi-disciplinary approach involving medication, surgery and affordable homecare in Phoenix can help those diagnosed effectively manage their symptoms. Parkinson’s disease can vary from day to day. At times, a person may be able to function normally while other times the disease can […]

Posted on October 4, 2013

Study Aimed at Preventing Depression in Seniors

An article recently published in the Washington Post detailed an NIH-funded study being carried out at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center that is breaking down barriers. The Pittsburgh clinical trials are aimed at discovering whether older adults who are taught the necessary skills to cope with their illnesses, can prevent the onset of depression. […]

Posted on July 26, 2013