TiP Learning Community – March 6, 2017

NEWS ABOUT  SENIORS


Many Seniors Take Multiple Meds That Can Affect the Brain https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163560.html


Keeping Lonely Seniors Company Can Help Keep Them Healthyhttp://khn.org/news/keeping-lonely-seniors-company-can-help-keep-them-healthy/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Topic-based&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=42796518&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9QezEdF2o-D67bPtqL5WG7cqwtyw_oGrpYWiRjbQ3IJCo5lsLqkaCiiiqCV63bWiuliFyFmKzClYq_tMpdYkicLqqDEz19qd12bo6sPDPa2bQHi1Y&_hsmi=42796518


For Elderly Needing Home Medical Care, Are Nurse Practitioners the Answer? https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163441.html


Geriatricians Can Help Aging Patients Navigate Multiple Ailments http://khn.org/news/geriatricians-can-help-aging-patients-navigate-multiple-ailments/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Daily+Health+Policy+Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=43232466&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9FFUwNWV4p_51VvdbyxVPyr55jEKpTdPK1GEQ5HWhvxQ99kXOmlGfr6B6p7pOfXk3viPT9uocN2zkADilKtkUetaNAnpqonpAeE10wTty4Nv8psNY&_hsmi=43232466


Physical activity promotes healthy aging & can help manage & improve diabetes & heart disease https://go4life.nia.nih.gov/how-exercise-can-help-you


5 ways to improve care at the end of lifehttps://www.statnews.com/2017/02/24/end-of-life-care-improvements/?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_-mUXfJjHfn8cGn51tPzcoh9klCRPMwWK3dWmcSyJ1-XmKnmpCVVXd_282VoXyY-oLa5eXFfM0zSZD4R9U5UFHwU79M4R2Vw-hUFILmD7bv8PxueY&_hsmi=43427037


Staying Socially Active Nourishes the Aging Brain:  Researchers suggest making friends of all ages https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163679.html


Exercise Beats Weight Loss at Helping Seniors' Heartshttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163858.html


NEWS ABOUT CAREGIVERS


Caring for a loved one with bipolar disorder?  Find resources at MedlinePlus.  https://medlineplus.gov/bipolardisorder.html


Family Caregivers can use meditation to cope with stress.https://nccih.nih.gov/health/meditation/overview.htm


Why Do We Teach CPR, But Not Caregiving?http://www.nextavenue.org/reason-teach-cpr-caregiving/?hide_newsletter=true&utm_source=Next+Avenue+Email+Newsletter&utm_campaign=875ad80bf0-02_14_2017_Tues_Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_056a405b5a-875ad80bf0-165443949&mc_cid=875ad80bf0&mc_eid=2496347cbd


10 WAYS TO MANAGE STRESS AND BE A HEALTHY CAREGIVER  http://alz.org/documents_custom/managing_caregiver_stress_infographic.pdf


Family Adjustment to Aphasia http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/FamilyAdjustmentAphasia.htm


NEWS ABOUT CHRONIC ILLNESS

Alzheimers Caregivers:  video to get tips on how to help a person who becomes incontinent.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXsuS08cMIY&list=PLMORi404G3aOd_YDk5Cq2BacdrKutHLXv&index=9


Cheaper Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids Could Be On The Way http://khn.org/news/cheaper-over-the-counter-hearing-aids-could-be-on-the-way/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Topic-based&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=42796518&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9kc8naGe6_0T3JsNLN6St8hp85ZZuGRLUZNc5lZsyE0bOZ5Va32gx6ckpQbaBUZPosiSGh89bBEkmnctRN-nFaj_sqzEJU5R6-e8rYgZOYW4u_4YA&_hsmi=42796518


‘Tsunami’ Of Alzheimer’s Cases Among Latinos Raises Concerns Over Costs, Caregiving http://khn.org/news/tsunami-of-alzheimers-cases-among-latinos-raises-concerns-over-costs-caregiving/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+Daily+Health+Policy+Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=42857952&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--ICzcVYnBq5ncTR93qZJTUYZlC-mohTdmRar83sWTCC1VXbDKtVAYx42irNCaNyLq5MB8HspC-GdbumjyKWA6WzVcTHal5_jRAnetEgnBdRXpRkWs&_hsmi=42857952


Terminally Ill Obese People Less Likely to Get Hospice Care https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163434.html


Dealing With Diabetes Distress https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163627.html


When it comes to heart attacks, women are different from men https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/when-it-comes-to-heart-attacks-women-are-different-from-men/2017/02/17/b5d298e2-ea38-11e6-80c2-30e57e57e05d_story.html?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_xaXQfyLPGBGFwMt4XpcvreVaaGGl2NDdsCmnzoHm9wZRJW4fEbjzU3JXYiiL89loWmc4pP_DRmkcpx5GqorHizk1aPAOtOwuV3QO5F2SaNjLJzhc&_hsmi=43038814&utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20Daily%20Health%20Policy%20Report&utm_content=43038814&utm_medium=email&utm_source=hs_email&utm_term=.e09eb31d6e4a


Mental illness and heart disease are often found in the same patients  https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/mental-illness-and-heart-disease-are-often-found-in-the-same-patients/2017/02/17/665e5dd0-ee1d-11e6-9973-c5efb7ccfb0d_story.html?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9djm8aGMhx62YoOOB3pFQs4eQTgNc113iHnYH0rfQKUsrsAqqCwIsxSkg4NxGKAa9zsgOe0csxda94kGk8gqWizQdHZkLM5D0wkuf6l460cK8thW8&_hsmi=43038814&utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20Daily%20Health%20Policy%20Report&utm_content=43038814&utm_medium=email&utm_source=hs_email&utm_term=.a53295bda544


Low-Income Kids More Likely to Have ADHD, Asthmahttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163582.html


Chronic Pain More Likely for Poor, Less Educated: Study https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163650.html


Heart Disease Linked to Anxiety, Negative Feelingshttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163702.html


For Stroke Survivors, Exercise Is Good for the Brain: Reviewhttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163721.html


Study: Exercise And Therapy Work Better Than Drugs To Lift Cancer-Related Fatigue http://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2017/03/02/study-exercise-therapy-cancer-fatigue?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20Daily%20Health%20Policy%20Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=43802681&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--dU-LN3AtouYbOnM_-8lv-dskoJj52rZB1gBF6qoA8UFskjAg4Hp-0NNuiHUXZYJ2DNJkUzendrP0lfKPyuOWhJIJuzAvvjSHQ8pX78zTHOnP5E0k&_hsmi=43802681


Could Parkinson's Disease Raise Stroke Risk? https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163751.html


A Stressed Life May Mean a Wider Waistline:  Study finds chronic anxiety might raise risk of obesity https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163758.html


More Exercise, Fewer Pounds: Cut Your Heart Failure Riskhttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163806.html


NEWS ABOUT  COMMUNITY HEALTH