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Free Parkinson’s Family Caregiver Courses

Free Parkinson's Family Caregiver Courses The Parkinson’s Family Caregiver Edcuation Program from caregiving 101 is available for free from Relias Academy.  The resource is one many developed as a result of the 10.10.10 Pushup Challenge fund raiser to provide resources to family caregivers of those with PD around the world. Topics covered in the program include: […]

Is Your Elderly Parent Suffering from Malnutrition?

A question no caregiver ever wants to ask themselves is any variation of, “Did Mom forget to eat again?” Unfortunately, this is an all too common problem among seniors. There are many social, economic, and psychological factors that contribute to seniors not eating properly, and over six million seniors in the U.S. are malnourished or […]

Activities for Seniors with Dementia

One of the biggest challenges for caregivers who are caring for seniors with dementia is coming up with activities for the person in their care. It can be tempting to just leave the person with dementia alone but research has shown that providing activities can help that person keep and use what cognitive function they […]

Aging in Place: Tools for a Safer Living Environment

When you are young and healthy, you take many things for granted. By the time we move into our senior years, climbing a set of stairs can be extremely difficult, and a fall in the bathroom can happen in less than a second. Aging is part of life and we need to take the time […]

Tips for Reducing UTIs While Managing Incontinence

A urinary tract infection is very painful and irritating to a regular person, but in the elderly it can be very serious as they may not report a discomfort or an issue before it becomes a problem, or they may not  remember to consistently take the antibiotics prescribed  to treat the infection. If left untreated, […]

Uniting Against Parkinson’s

Organizations Uniting to Provide Caregiver Education, Caregiver Resources and Fund Research to Raise Quality of Life for Those with Parkinson’s Greensboro, NC (July 11, 2018) Caregiving 101 is pleased to announce our engagement as a partner to Pushups4Parkinsons in the global 10.10.10 Challenge. The movement is an effort to challenge the world to do 100 […]

Incontinence Dementia

CHOOSE FROM ANY OF THE ARTICLES BELOW Incontinence ArticlesCaregiving101: Steps to Prevent Nighttime FallsChoosing Nighttime Safety ProductsBladder Control Problems: A Closer LookCommon Urinary Tract DisordersImprovements in Men’s and Women’s Incontinence SuppliesMore Articles… Back to Dashboard

Free Parkinson’s Family Caregiver Courses

Free Parkinson's Family Caregiver Courses The Parkinson’s Family Caregiver Edcuation Program from caregiving 101 is available for free from Relias Academy.  The resource is one many developed as a result of the 10.10.10 Pushup Challenge fund raiser to provide resources to family caregivers of those with PD around the world. Topics covered in the program include: […]

Is Your Elderly Parent Suffering from Malnutrition?

A question no caregiver ever wants to ask themselves is any variation of, “Did Mom forget to eat again?” Unfortunately, this is an all too common problem among seniors. There are many social, economic, and psychological factors that contribute to seniors not eating properly, and over six million seniors in the U.S. are malnourished or […]

Activities for Seniors with Dementia

One of the biggest challenges for caregivers who are caring for seniors with dementia is coming up with activities for the person in their care. It can be tempting to just leave the person with dementia alone but research has shown that providing activities can help that person keep and use what cognitive function they […]

Aging in Place: Tools for a Safer Living Environment

When you are young and healthy, you take many things for granted. By the time we move into our senior years, climbing a set of stairs can be extremely difficult, and a fall in the bathroom can happen in less than a second. Aging is part of life and we need to take the time […]

Tips for Reducing UTIs While Managing Incontinence

A urinary tract infection is very painful and irritating to a regular person, but in the elderly it can be very serious as they may not report a discomfort or an issue before it becomes a problem, or they may not  remember to consistently take the antibiotics prescribed  to treat the infection. If left untreated, […]

Uniting Against Parkinson’s

Organizations Uniting to Provide Caregiver Education, Caregiver Resources and Fund Research to Raise Quality of Life for Those with Parkinson’s Greensboro, NC (July 11, 2018) Caregiving 101 is pleased to announce our engagement as a partner to Pushups4Parkinsons in the global 10.10.10 Challenge. The movement is an effort to challenge the world to do 100 […]

Incontinence Dementia

CHOOSE FROM ANY OF THE ARTICLES BELOW Incontinence ArticlesWhat Caregivers Should Know About Bowel IncontinenceEssentials of Skin Care for Those with IncontinenceLifestyle and Home Remedies to Deal with IncontinenceCaregiving101: Steps to Prevent Nighttime FallsA Caregiver’s Guide to Incontinence CareMore Articles… Back to Dashboard

Incontinence General Caregiving

CHOOSE FROM ANY OF THE ARTICLES BELOW Incontinence ArticlesUsing Exercise to Improve IncontinenceHome Remedies and Lifestyle Changes to Help Deal with IncontinenceDealing with Adult IncontinenceImportant Information about Urinary Tract DisordersHow Can I Get Grandma to Change and Dispose of Her Adult Incontinence Garments Regularly?More Articles… Back to Dashboard

Incontinence Parkinson’s

CHOOSE FROM ANY OF THE ARTICLES OR VIDEO TIPS BELOW Incontinence ArticlesUsing Exercise to Improve IncontinenceHome Remedies and Lifestyle Changes to Help Deal with IncontinenceDealing with Adult IncontinenceImportant Information about Urinary Tract DisordersHow Can I Get Grandma to Change and Dispose of Her Adult Incontinence Garments Regularly?More Articles… Back to Parkinson’s Main Page

8 Tips for Making Your Home Wheelchair Accessible

If you or a member of your household must use a wheelchair to get around, you may benefit from modifying your home. Designing all the necessary wheelchair accommodations is a process, but you can save time by making some basic adjustments.  The key is to consider how you can promote independent living and provide a […]