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News and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and beyond.

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Caregiving Chronicles will present news and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and around the world, in-depth Q&As with experts in fields related to caregiving and updates and announcements about caregiving resources available in MetroWest from CaregivingMetroWest.org Program Director Douglas Flynn.


By DebraMcDonagh / November 21, 2019
Presented by Speaker: Dr. Albert Hung, MD, PhD Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital

By DebraMcDonagh / November 18, 2019
Only other caregivers understand what it is like to care for someone with dementia. Meets the third Wednesday of every month from 2pm -3pm Natick Community Senior Center 117 East Central Street Natick, MA  01760

By DebraMcDonagh / October 7, 2019
Co-sponsored by Senator Karen Spilka, MetroWest Medical Center and the MetroWest Health Foundation, the Senior Fair offers a variety of workshops and presentations about senior health programs, benefits and wellness activities. Representatives from local health care and elder services organizations will share information on services and opportunities in MetroWest.

By DebraMcDonagh / September 23, 2019
Each year, 3 million older people are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries. Learn how you can prevent falls and feel more confident with your balance and agility levels.

By DebraMcDonagh / September 17, 2019
Our Healthy Living Program is offering This FREE 6-week workshop in 2 locations: Foxborough beginning September 30th and in Sudbury beginning October 10. The class will help you devise a personalized approach to managing chronic illness symptoms on a daily basis.

By DebraMcDonagh / September 5, 2019
With the Hurricane news, tornado watches and other unpredictable, severe weather patterns, it makes one think about how prepared are you for extreme weather emergencies?

By DebraMcDonagh / September 3, 2019
Vaccines are not just for kids. Adults can protect themselves from serious diseases such as pneumonia, flu, shingles, tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, or even whooping cough.

By DebraMcDonagh / September 3, 2019
Three educational workshops from the Alzheimer Association in the MetroWest area starting in October.

By DebraMcDonagh / August 28, 2019
Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM). What is it and who does it help?

By DebraMcDonagh / August 7, 2019
If you are caring for someone with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia, you may feel overwhelmed or uncertain as to the best approaches to use when caring for someone suffering from this disease. Since time is always an issue for a caregiver, we wanted to share that the Alzheimer's Association offers 14 FREE Courses that you can take ONLINE at any time.

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