The February edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter is now available! Below are descriptions of two articles you can find in the edition:
When a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, caregivers and other relatives often wonder if the disease might be hereditary. The genetic connection is complicated—but we can do certain things to lower the risk, say experts. Read an overview of this complex topic in "Alzheimer's Caregivers may be at risk for dementia."
When a senior is diagnosed with heart failure, following the healthcare provider’s instructions is important for both quality and length of life. Yet the effects of heart failure make it much harder to get to appointments, to exercise and to prepare nutritious meals. To learn more, read “Help for Heart Failure Caregivers."