The December edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter is now available! Below are descriptions of two articles you can find in the edition:
Maybe your adult children, siblings and other family members have traditionally gathered at your home for Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa — but now, your spouse or senior parent is living with dementia. Should you ask someone else to hold the celebration? To help you decide, read Holidays with a Loved One with Alzheimer's."
A big winter storm hit Mom’s city — could her power be out? What if she falls on those icy front steps? And how will she get to her cardiologist appointment next week? The challenges of the colder months can make winter seem like anything but a wonderland for family caregivers. Find out how you can protect your older relatives in "Cold Weather Safety for Older Adults."