Caring for an Aging Parent: 6 Tips That Can Help

Posted by The CareSync Team

Oct 6, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Many Baby Boomers find themselves acting in the capacity of family caregiver for their elderly parent or parents. These tips can help when caring for an aging parent.

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Topics: chronic conditions, healthy living, caregivers, health tips, preventive care, caregiving

How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: 5 Steps You Can Take

Posted by The CareSync Team

Sep 28, 2017 4:30:19 PM

Concerned about your risk for diabetes? Your doctor can help! In the meantime, here are several strategies for how to prevent type 2 diabetes.

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Topics: chronic conditions, diabetes, healthy living, health tips, preventive care

Information for Medicare Patients: What is CCM?

Posted by The CareSync Team

Sep 21, 2017 5:00:00 AM

The following information for Medicare patients helps explain the value of Medicare’s Chronic Care Management (CCM) program, or what your doctor may have referred to as care coordination.

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Topics: chronic conditions, chronic care management (CCM), healthy living, caregivers, health tips, caregiving

Family Caregiver Duties: Medication Management for Seniors

Posted by The CareSync Team

Sep 14, 2017 12:00:00 PM

It’s not easy becoming a family caregiver for an aging parent or grandparent, but you can make the process easier by learning how to provide proper medication management for seniors. The tips in this article can help!

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Topics: chronic conditions, family health, healthy living, caregivers, health tips, caregiving, aging

How to Keep Your Bones Healthy and Strong

Posted by The CareSync Team

Sep 7, 2017 5:00:00 AM

Especially as you age and your risk for osteoporosis increases, it’s important to know how to keep your bones healthy and strong. Use the tips in this article to help you achieve good bone health.

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Topics: chronic conditions, healthy living, health tips, healthy eating, aging

Senior Nutrition: Healthy Eating for Aging Better

Posted by The CareSync Team

Aug 25, 2017 10:30:13 AM

Millions of seniors suffer from malnutrition, a state of unbalanced nutrition, which can create multiple health problems. In this post, we explore ways to achieve balanced senior nutrition.

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Topics: healthy living, health tips, healthy eating

What is mHealth?: 3 Benefits of Mobile Health Apps

Posted by The CareSync Team

Aug 23, 2017 9:25:18 AM

As smartphones and mobile technology become more widely used in healthcare, many are asking the question what is mHealth and how will it impact health as technology continues to develop?

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Topics: family health, healthy living, caregivers, health tips, caregiving, health technology

Choosing a Nursing Home or Assisted Living Facility

Posted by The CareSync Team

Aug 7, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Continuing our discussion of providing healthcare support for an aging loved one from the previous published post on healthcare for older adults, we explore choosing a nursing home or assisted living facility in this post.

In the last blog, we discussed things to look for to determine if an aging loved one might need healthcare support. In some cases, they may be able to stay in their home if they just get a little help from friends and family, or a home health aide. But if you’ve identified that your loved one does need help beyond the care you can provide, it may be time to consider choosing a nursing home or assisted living facility for them to move into.

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Topics: health conditions, family health, healthy living, caregivers, health tips, caregiving, aging

Health Care for Older Adults: Recognizing Need for Healthcare Support

Posted by The CareSync Team

Jul 31, 2017 10:35:47 AM

In this blog we’ll discuss making decisions about health care for older adults, recognizing a need for healthcare support when it comes to a loved one. In the next blog, we’ll cover choosing a nursing home or assisted living facility.

Each year you get to spend with your parents and other elder loved ones is a gift. Still, you know there may come a day when you must have a difficult conversation and make some difficult choices regarding health care for older adults in your life and the elder care he or she requires.

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Topics: health conditions, family health, healthy living, caregivers, health tips, caregiving, aging

5 Tips for Managing Your Child's Chronic Disease

Posted by The Engaged Patient

Jul 19, 2017 5:13:57 PM

As a parent or caregiver of a child, you may have questions or need support. Here are 5 of the best tips for managing your child’s chronic disease or illness.

Navigating our disjointed healthcare system is hard enough. But when you are caring for a child who has a chronic disease or condition, it can get overwhelming really fast. The following tips can help.

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Topics: chronic conditions, health conditions, family health, healthy living, health tips

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