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The Stress of Hot Weather on the Elderly

by Randall J. Ryder August 24, 2010

Aging adults are more likely to experience the effects of hot weather than younger adults. Physically, older adults cannot adjust to significant changes in temperature as can younger adults. Combined with this are the effects of prescription drugs which also reduce the body’s ability to adjust to temperature changes. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it […]

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Getting Your Siblings to Help with Elder Care

by Randall P Ryder February 8, 2010

There are lots of resources available to assist individuals in caring for their elder parents, but perhaps the best source is your siblings and immediate family. Getting siblings to help will help form a bond between you and them, and hopefully take some of the pressure off of you. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it […]

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