Ailments & Illnesses

You don't have to be a walking Physician's Desk Reference to help yourself or your loved one get the best possible care. But learning about conditions and medications -- both before and after diagnosis -- can help you maintain a sense of perspective and prepare for possible future complications. 

The Internet has made medical information much more readily available, but most is not focused on eldercare specifically and does not necessarily take into account issues related to aging. 


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