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How to Hire and Keep Caregivers

Choosing the right caregiver is just as important as maintaining a healthy relationship with one. When hiring I make sure they have transportation and they do not live far. Next, I prefer fit women in their 20’s with no children. The personality is more important than their experience, and in fact, I prefer them to have next to no experience.

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Conscious Living: Natural Health Products and Supplies

As a consumer and a wheeler, knowledge is power. When you have the facts, you can make informed decisions about which medical supplies and health products you want to use. Here’s the rundown on new ways to think about laxatives, feminine hygiene products, ointments, respiratory care, and catheters.

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CAREGIVING for Quadriplegic – Living in Fear or Trust?

I was raised with a great philosophy from my dad where he said “Trust, but verify.” This pretty much holds true with everything in my life today. Sadly, there are so many caregivers out there who are just doing this for a job and don’t have that kind heart to help you live a happy life.

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Shear Facts about Pressure Injuries

Knowledge is power when it comes to protecting your bum. The first thing to know is that pressure, friction, and shear all play a role in annoying pressure injuries.

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