What Are the Possible Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes?

Being able to recognize the potential signs and symptoms of serious health conditions is an important step in making sure that your aging parent gets the medical care and support that they need throughout their later years, and that you are able to be the highest quality caregiver that you can be. For those who are prediabetic or who have increased personal risk of diabetes, paying close attention to their health and recognizing potential symptoms can help to ensure that they get ... Read more

What Conditions May Contribute to AFib?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that up to 6 million people throughout the United States are living with atrial fibrillation, or AFib. This form of irregular heartbeat dramatically increases your parent’s risk of suffering serious health conditions, including stroke and heart attack. As a family caregiver, it is important that you understand the risks that can increase the possibility that your parent will experience this condition, including the health conditions and complications that can contribute to AFib. Some of ... Read more