Medication Management

Making a Fragmented Healthcare System Work

Making a Fragmented Healthcare System Work
The Fragmentation of Healthcare Thanks to modern medicine we are living longer and sustaining the body long into old age. Also thanks to modern medicine, more and more doctors are specializing which has contributed to... read more
Published on February 26, 2014.

Managing Medications in the Modern Age

Managing Medications in the Modern Age
When it comes to helping care for aging parents, managing medications is one of the most common things that adult children do for their loved ones. From pill dosages to dietary requirements, it can... read more
Published on June 19, 2013.

Technology & Seniors: Tools for healthy living

Technology & Seniors: Tools for healthy living
  Technology & Seniors: Tools for Healthy Living  Never before in human history has health information been so accessible. As advancements in science have increased our longevity, technology has made knowledge about our bodies, health, and... read more
Published on May 29, 2013.

Life Essentials| Part Two: Determining the Needs of an Aging Loved One

Life Essentials| Part Two: Determining the Needs of an Aging Loved One
  LIFE ESSENTIALS :: Part Two: Mobility & Medical Needs  It can be difficult for many people to see their aging family members and loved ones change over time. Unfortunately, for many families it takes a... read more
Published on May 20, 2013.

Expiration Purge

Expiration Purge
  The start of a new year is the perfect time to purge expired and unnecessary items that accumulate throughout the year. Particularly for seniors, keeping expired items like medications and food in the home... read more
Published on December 18, 2012.

Healthcare Advocacy: knowledge, compassion and solutions for seniors and their families

Healthcare Advocacy: knowledge, compassion and solutions for seniors and their families
How does a healthcare advocate help? An advocate can improve your safety and outcomes in a variety of healthcare situations.  The following article touches on the problem of navigating the healthcare maze on your own. Minnesota... read more
Published on March 30, 2012.

Advocacy & Transitions

Advocacy & Transitions
When you don't know what to do or where to turn, a Sound Options Care Manager can act as your advocate to help you sort out complicated healthcare issues. When you or a family member... read more
Published on December 19, 2011.

Are Mom's Meds Making Her Sick?

Are Mom's Meds Making Her Sick?
"Mom seems to think that all her medications make her sick. I really doubt it and she needs her meds. Would I be out of line to call her physician and discuss my concerns?" If... read more
Published on December 15, 2011.

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