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Cheryl Ellis, RPFT, CRT,

Coping with the diagnosis of cancer is only the beginning of the journey. The entire process of diagnosis, treatment and changes in lifestyle are day by day hurdles for both caregiver and loved one. more

Oct 31, 2017 4:57 PM Articles

Lung disease can be caused by restrictive conditions such as spinal curvature, or obstructive conditions like emphysema, but is often a mixture of more than one condition, more

Oct 20, 2017 10:58 AM Articles

Caregivers who are just beginning their journey may feel adult day care services are for later stages of their loved one’s situation. The sooner caregivers locate and enroll their family member in a program more

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Advance directives are meant to give the loved one the ability to say what they prefer should they be in a position where they are unable to speak for themselves. more

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Effective pain control improves the individual’s state of mind and ability to move through the healing process. There are a variety of options for pain control and doctors work toward addressing side effects that can occur with pain medications. more

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“When you gotta go, you gotta go” has been an age old saying. These days, with our knowledge of medicine, we have developed medications and treatments for “the urge.” more

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Considering the options when caring for a loved one's pet. more

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is recognized as a type of anxiety disorder but if an elderly loved one appears to exhibit the symptoms, it may be related to the onset of dementia. more

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