Holidays and Caregiving

The Holidays are upon us, and even in a good year, the Holidays can be incredibly stressful. If we take the time to think about the pressure that we put upon ourselves to make sure everyone has a “perfect” holiday, we will come to realize that we are putting too much stress on ourselves.  There are cookies to bake,Continue reading “Holidays and Caregiving”

UTIs Cause Unusual Behavioral Symptoms in Elders

Too often, UTI’s (Urinary Tract Infections – also known as bladder infections) in our elder loved ones go unnoticed. The symptoms the rest of us are familiar with are not necessarily the symptoms experienced by older adults.  This article from AgingCare gives information that can help to understand and notice the warning signs of aContinue reading “UTIs Cause Unusual Behavioral Symptoms in Elders”

Welcome to “Caregiver to Caregiver”

Welcome to “Caregiver to Caregiver!” And say hello to our team of Caregiver Consultants, Merry McGowen, Carol Soma and Mary Kay Laabs, who are eager to support caregivers and their senior loved ones in Faribault County. We work individually and in small groups to provide education and information that will be useful to you now.Continue reading “Welcome to “Caregiver to Caregiver””