LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new Los Angeles County program that uses electronic bracelets to find missing people with dementia or autism was launched partly in response to the death of Nancy Paulikas, a 55-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s disease who wandered away from her husband during a visit to a museum.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — In a big room full of moms-to-be, pregnant women check each other’s blood pressure and weight, a nurse-midwife measures their growing bellies, and they all join a seated circle for two hours of candid talk about what to expect when you’re expecting.
Michelle DiBuduo, Executive Director of Valley Caregiver Resource Center, discusses providing key resources to help elders and their families navigate the aging process. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.
Michelle DiBuduo, Executive Director of the Valley Caregiver Resource Center, discusses the organization’s pivotal role in assisting individuals as they become caregivers to their family members. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.
CHICAGO (AP) — Accidental suffocation is a leading cause of injury deaths in U.S. infants and common scenarios involve blankets, bed-sharing with parents and other unsafe sleep practices, an analysis of government data found.
No more waiting for the doctor’s office to open. Convenience rules in health care now, where patients can use technology or growing options like walk-in clinics and urgent care centers to get help whenever they need it.