Health

At Visiting Angels, we know that senior care can be a contentious and sensitive issue. While it can be easy...

Vision rehabilitation maximizes hope and independence New studies predict boom in cases of low vision, but help is available. As...

Tips for Continuity of Care Finding the right fit between a senior and his or her caregiver is the biggest...

Someone called my clinic a few days ago and asked: “How long does it take to get back to exercise after...

September is National Healthy Aging Month, and nobody is a better example of healthy aging than Steve Morgan! A resident...

Why are doctors and lawyers made to go out and get continuing education credits? It keeps them sharp, exposes them...

The world’s first computer programmer, Ada Lovelace, refers to imagination as a “discovering faculty,” one that “penetrates into the unseen worlds...

There comes a time in many people’s lives in which they need to start taking care of elderly parents. For...

It has long been known that exercise benefits the brain through improved vascular health, but scientists are beginning to discover...

Growing older almost always comes with physical difficulties. When those challenges arise, many seniors lean on non-medical home care providers....

We’ve all had it happen – forgetting a person’s name or not being able to find the right word. Maybe...

There is No Shame in Negative Emotions Tied to Caregiving – It’s How You Respond to Them that Matters Aging...

Up until recently, we believed our brain plasticity was stagnant and fixed. Dr. Norman Doige, a psychiatrist from the University...

Deep, aching joint pain? Limited movement? Stiffness? These are all common symptoms of osteoarthritis, a condition caused by the breakdown...

Despite the wisdom that has been circulating for centuries, too many of us
fail to heed the call to be satisfied...

Managing Diabetes in Older Adults as a Caregiver If you provide care for an older family member, there’s a good...

This year, over 300,000 U.S. seniors will be hospitalized with a hip fracture — a serious injury for any elderly...

Sometimes the answers to the most ticklish questions while you are grieving the loss of your loved one one can...

The research speaks for itself — learning new skills and keeping the brain active are among the tools with the best chance...

Caregivers lead busy lives. Many are part of the sandwich generation, meaning they are providing care for both their own...

If you have an aging parent, it’s normal to be worried about their health.  Moreover, if you recently stepped into...

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Kathy Macaraeg
Caregiving Made Easy

Kathy Macaraeg has worked closely with seniors and their families for the past seven years and counts many 80+ year old women as he closest friends. She created http://www.caregivingmadeeasy.com as a way to share the knowledge she gained from her clients and their families with those struggling with caregiving challenges. Kathy lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two sons.

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