Managing an elder’s health is complicated. How do you know when it’s time for a nursing home? Are there resources for caregivers in the New York area? Sometimes even the vocabulary used by health care providers can be confusing.
In this section you’ll find useful information to help you age like a New Yorker – with vibrancy and independence, and the help you need.
Here you’ll find a glossary of terms and tips to help caregivers handle common conditions and situations. Because one of the greatest threats to a senior’s independence is a slip or fall, we share falls prevention tips and room by room recommendations.
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