aging parents

How a Common Over-the-counter Drug Could Put an End to Alzheimer’s Disease

2018-04-06T16:08:34+00:00

Neuroscientists are suggesting...    if started early enough, a daily regimen of ibuprofen can prevent the onset of Alzheimer's disease. By Diane Berardi Gerontologist and Radio Talk show host of Parents Are Hard To Raise Available on demand on iHeart Radio A Vancouver-based research team led by Canada's most cited neuroscientist, Dr. Patrick McGeer, has [...]

How a Common Over-the-counter Drug Could Put an End to Alzheimer’s Disease 2018-04-06T16:08:34+00:00

The “Sweetheart” Scam

2018-02-27T09:06:19+00:00

The "Sweetheart" Scam Listen to Parents Are Hard To Raise Episode 47 where Nationally Recognized Eldercare Expert Diane Berardi  talks with Personal Security Expert Anthony Colandro about keeping ourselves and our parents safe from the latest scams both online and off.     Essentially the victim meets a scammer on a singles or dating website [...]

The “Sweetheart” Scam 2018-02-27T09:06:19+00:00

Guide to Evaluating Adult Daycare Centers

2018-01-27T12:02:04+00:00

Adult daycare centers can be a really good alternative to home health care, or with proper planning really stretch your homecare dollar, and provide some much needed socialization for your loved one and a break for you, the caregiver.  But all adult daycare centers are not alike. Our Medex Consultant Gerontologist, Diane Berardi is a [...]

Guide to Evaluating Adult Daycare Centers 2018-01-27T12:02:04+00:00

Disaster Planning Tips for Aging Adults and their Families- What you Absolutely Need To Know

2018-01-26T16:36:59+00:00

Chances are, your aging parents have probably experienced more than one disaster in their lifetime. This kind of experience can be a real asset during a disaster. Having an actual, real-world frame of reference and life experience and the ability to call upon their prior know-how, wisdom and mental resilience to survive, can help them [...]

Disaster Planning Tips for Aging Adults and their Families- What you Absolutely Need To Know 2018-01-26T16:36:59+00:00