Anita G. Baker, RN, BSN, CMC Email: abaker@agbandassociates.com
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  • How Social Isolation Stole My Mom
    by Courtney Pulitzer on 09/09/2020 at 9:26 pm

     On September 6, 2019, my mother turned 76. As was our birthday tradition, I invited her to lunch and suggested an outing to a local craft store she loved. For the first time ever, she refused to budge from her home. This was new behavior and it really worried me because her world was shrinking. … Continue reading How Social Isolation Stole My Mom → The post How Social Isolation Stole My Mom appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Cataracts in Seniors | Senior Care Options
    by Courtney Pulitzer on 08/11/2020 at 4:01 pm

    “My mother has been complaining about blurry vision, and I am concerned she might be developing cataracts. I don’t know how she is going to adjust if she loses her sight! Is there anything that we can do, or is it too late to save her vision?” – Silvia from Woodstock   If your loved … Continue reading Cataracts in Seniors | Senior Care Options → The post Cataracts in Seniors | Senior Care Options appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • “Dad resists every suggestion I make! Help!”
    by Courtney Pulitzer on 07/10/2020 at 8:51 pm

    Susan is getting burnt out trying to care for her 91 year old father.  She has a part-time job teaching and takes care of her two school-age grandchildren in the afternoons.  Her mother has been gone for three years and Dad is truly struggling to stay independent, and failing at that.  His neighbors and church … Continue reading “Dad resists every suggestion I make! Help!” → The post “Dad resists every suggestion I make! Help!” appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Caring for our Elders and Raising Abuse Awareness
    by Courtney Pulitzer on 06/30/2020 at 9:37 pm

    Nearly 1 in 10 American senior citizens are abused or neglected each year, yet only 1 in 14 cases of elder abuse is brought to the attention of authorities, according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Elder abuse can mean physical and psychological harm, but it also may manifest through financial exploitation … Continue reading Caring for our Elders and Raising Abuse Awareness → The post Caring for our Elders and Raising Abuse Awareness appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Suicide Among Older Adults – And Help For Them
    by Courtney Pulitzer on 06/25/2020 at 12:40 am

    //// By Susan Birenbaum LCSW, MBA, C-ASWCM //// People do not realize that suicide is a major problem in the elderly. Since Older Adults have so many medical issues, it is assumed that death is a result of co-morbidity rather than suicide. Albeit, our society does not value older adults as other cultures do. In … Continue reading Suicide Among Older Adults – And Help For Them → The post Suicide Among Older Adults – And Help For Them appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

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