Navigation Links
10 Ways to Care for Mom on Mother's Day
Date:4/29/2009

tivity' -- volunteerism and community activities, as well as the use of technology. Use e-mail, cell phones, Webcams, and senior-friendly digital technology to stay part of her life on a frequent basis -- it really is easier to stay connected in a wireless world. Your mother might appreciate your Tweets more than anyone else on earth.

4. Encourage physical mobility and exercise

Help Mom find age-appropriate exercise classes, books, and videos to help her maintain her physical mobility and bone strength. Movement makes the aging process easier -- Tai chi is wonderful for improving balance, and weight training strengthens muscles.

5. Rally the troops around your Mom

Bring your extended family together for Mom on a regular basis. In between, suggest that all of her children take turns calling her on a separate day of the week to check in. Let your mother know that you all care, and share the family caregiving responsibilities, difficulties, and joys.

6. Focus on your Mom's basic home safety and fall prevention

Helping your parents stay safe in their homes is one of the most important concerns of family caregivers. Make sure your Mom has secure, non-slip surfaces, good lighting, sturdy furniture, and tools for reaching things, as well as nearby resources both of you can call in case of emergency.

7. Help your Mom talk about her worries, concerns, and fears

Depending upon everyone's comfort level, it can be helpful to ask your mother to express her feelings about issues small and large. She may want to protect you by hiding her concerns, but feel relieved to express them when you ask -- especially her fears about the future, including topics of illness and frailty.

8. Laugh with her

Laughing releases tension and can brighten
'/>"/>

SOURCE Care Support of America
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. FDA Warns of Codeine Risk for Some Nursing Mothers
2. Mothers Know Best: NFL Moms Team With Eddie George to Showcase a Better Way to a Healthier Lifestyle
3. Hip size of mothers linked to breast cancer in daughters
4. Overweight mothers run greater risk of having hyperactive children
5. HIV drug resistance risk in mothers reduced by combination of common drugs
6. Smoking and depression often co-occur in new mothers
7. Mothers stress may increase childrens asthma
8. Mothers and Youth Sports Nationwide Push for FabricAide in Response to MRSA Threat
9. Some cases of autism may be traced to the immune system of mothers during pregnancy
10. Youre Not Alone: How Mothers of Children Born with Rare Condition Comfort and Support Each Other on CarePages.com
11. Fetal Cells Detected in Mothers Blood Years After Donor Egg Pregnancies
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/21/2014)... (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 Over the ... performance issues in hundreds of emergency departments across the ... Its findings have been translated into an innovative suite ... to correct deficiencies and enhance the patient experience. ... emergency physician staffing and management services for hospitals, announced ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... As testosterone therapy lawsuit filings on ... clots from using testosterone products such as AndroGel and ... the male hormone testosterone may increase the risk of ... the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in ... male rats with naturally occurring colon cancer. Dr. Amos-Landgraf, ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... Concept Plus, LLC. a SDB and 8(a) certified ... today announced it has been recognized by Washington Technology ... the fastest growing government contracting small businesses by calculating their ... is the first year that Concept Plus, LLC., participated in ... 95.92% compound annual growth rate. “For Concept Plus to be ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... a distinguished special dress supplier, has just done something ... cut prices to all its prom dresses already, offering ... Many of the hottest styles are sold here like ... more. , A spokesman for MissyDress says, “The great ... prom dresses or sweetheart chiffon prom dresses, you will ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... Dress company LunaDress has recently announced its ... Christmas Sale, offering big discounts on all of its special ... idea to own a perfect wedding gown. If you have ... then come to LunaDress. Many different wedding dress styles and ... website now and enjoy the current special offer, up to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:NES Health Launches Stipend Program for Emergency Physicians in Training to Financially Assist Emergency Department Doctors While They Learn 2Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 2Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 3Health News:New Low Testosterone Therapy Study Shows Male Hormone Testosterone May Contribute To Colon Cancer Reports Wright & Schulte LLC 4Health News:Concept Plus, LLC. Named One of Washington Technology’s Fast 50 2Health News:MissyDress: The Prices of Prom Dresses Just Reduced 2Health News:2015 Collection of Wedding Dresses from LunaDress Online on Sale Now 2
... combined estrogen/progestin hormone-replacement therapy for three years or ... various forms of lobular breast cancer, according to ... Research Center., Previous research indicated that five or ... to increase overall breast-cancer risk, said Christopher I. ...
... Six Worldwide Cruises Feature Interactive Learning from Medical ... new strategies for,heart-healthy living to understanding how the ... cruises in 2008 can learn,about the latest health ... Cleveland Clinic, one of the nation,s most respected ...
... 14 Caraco Pharmaceutical,Laboratories, Ltd., (Amex: CPD ... Drug,Administration (FDA) has granted final approval for the ... 2.5/250 mg, 2.5/500 mg and 5/500 mg,(Glipizide/Metformin HCl)., ... as an adjunct,to diet and exercise, to improve ...
... ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Jan. 14 MINRAD,International, Inc. (Amex: ... the appointment of Charles R. Trego, Jr. as the ... 3, 2008.,Mr. Trego is joining MINRAD from Hardinge, Inc., ... Vice President since October 2005.,Before that, he served as ...
... prospective study of pain,in adults with sickle cell disease ... than previous large studies have indicated., Authors of ... patients,to record daily pain and indicate whether they used ... estimates about sickle,cell pain assumed that if patients didn,t ...
... ChemoOrders.com Improves the Way Doctors and Nurses Prescribe Chemotherapy ... ... Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) wants,to change the way oncology professionals ... and nurses,administer current chemotherapy protocols in a more accurate and efficient,manner. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Combined HRT increases risk of lobular breast cancer fourfold after just 3 years of use 2Health News:Wellness Experts From Cleveland Clinic Set for 2008 Crystal Voyages 2Health News:Wellness Experts From Cleveland Clinic Set for 2008 Crystal Voyages 3Health News:Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Metaglip(R) 2Health News:MINRAD International, Inc. Announces Appointment of Charles R. Trego, Jr. to CFO & EVP 2Health News:MINRAD International, Inc. Announces Appointment of Charles R. Trego, Jr. to CFO & EVP 3Health News:Sickle Cell Disease Pain Can Occur Daily and Is Much More Severe Than Previously Thought 2Health News:Local Oncology Group Leads Online Effort to Revolutionize Cancer Care 2
(Date:12/17/2014)... and RALEIGH, N.C. ... Marketing Communications, LLC (CTMC), and Integrated Clinical Trial ... recruitment and retention for clinical trials announce that ... Clinical Trial Marketing Services (i-CTMS). i-CTMS will provide ... services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies. ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Registreer nu via  ... und 20. Februar sind alle akkreditierten pharmazeutischen ... ECOSYSTEM PARTNER PROGRAMM ™ 2015 in ... Diese Tagung soll dazu beitragen, der ... die neue profitablen Unternehmensdienstleistungen, die für Apotheken ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... 12, 2014 Research and Markets ( ... "Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Global Electrocardiogram Devices ... 2016. The North America accounts ... while Europe claims approximately 27% ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Integrated Clinical Trial Services and Clinical Trial Marketing Communications Form Joint Venture 2Integrated Clinical Trial Services and Clinical Trial Marketing Communications Form Joint Venture 3Symposium über Aegates Ecosystem-Partner-Programm für sichere Medikamente vom 19. - 20. Februar 2015 in Amsterdam 2Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 2Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 3Electrocardiogram (ECG) Devices - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018 4
... , SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 11, 2010 Amylin Pharmaceuticals, ... priorities that will position the Company to address the dual ... by the end of the year and place the Company ... 2011. The news was presented by Daniel M. Bradbury, president ...
... , FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Jan. 11 ... today that it will conduct a live webcast of its first ... at 10:00 a.m. (ET). BD will issue a press release ... the conference call, along with related slides, will be accessible through ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Amylin Highlights 2010 Corporate Priorities at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 2Amylin Highlights 2010 Corporate Priorities at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 3BD Announces Live Webcast of First Fiscal Quarter Earnings Conference Call 2
... to facilitate an arthrodesis, either by an ... cages allowing radicular compression by restoring the ... of the foramina, which in turn enhances ... major lumbar instabilities.,CC cages are made of ...
... The PACHETT 3 uses the exact enhanced ... the DGH pachymeters used exclusively by the ... built into the software. The new backlit ... running average, standard deviation and IOP correction ...
... Already, the most advanced motor driven ... easier and faster to learn and operate. ... maintaining accuracy and precision. Our software makes ... easy transition from manual instruments or other ...
The Medmont C100 Colour Vision Tester is an electronic colour vision screening device which is used to rapidly detect red/green colour vision deficiencies. Its high sensitivity provides a positive in...
Medicine Products: