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Holidays with Dementia

Holidays with Dementia

By Dr. Nicole Didyk

Posted Oct 23rd, 2019 in Caring for Others, GERI-Minute, Planning Ahead

Holiday time can present a challenge when you have a family member living with dementia. Here a re a few tips.

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Flu FAQ

Flu FAQ

Posted Oct 23rd, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Prevention, Aging Successfully

Facts about the flu are described in this GERI-Minute.

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Flu shot facts

Flu shot facts

By Dr. Nicole Didyk

Posted Oct 23rd, 2019 in Caring for Others, GERI-Minute, Prevention

Think the flu shot is ineffective? That it can give you the flu? Get the facts!

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Why is gout so painful?

By Dr. Nicole Didyk

Posted Oct 23rd, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, Caring for Others, GERI-Minute, Aging Successfully

Gout is a crystal-induced inflammatory arthropathy, which is a fancy way of saying joint pain due to tiny crystals.

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Mini-Stroke

Posted Oct 11th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, Caring for Others, GERI-Minute

GERI-Minutes - why the term mini-stroke drives Dr. Didyk crazy

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Tremors

Posted Sep 17th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Aging Successfully

GERI-Minutes - More about Tremors

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Polypharmacy

Posted Sep 17th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Aging Successfully

GERI-Minutes - Let's talk about polypharmacy.

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Going to see the Geriatrician

Posted Sep 17th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Geriatric FAQ, Aging Successfully

GERI-Minutes - 3 tips to get the most out of your geriatrician appointment!

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Power of Attorney

Posted Sep 17th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Planning Ahead

GERI-Minutes - Power of Attorney for Property and Personal Care.

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Going to the Cottage

Posted Sep 17th, 2019 in Caring for Yourself, GERI-Minute, Planning Ahead, Aging Successfully

GERI-Minutes - 3 items you need for the cottage.

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