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Save Pureed Foods in Small Servings — Apr 01, 2010
When caring for someone with swallowing problems, it's often necessary to cook and puree foods. Save leftovers easily in small, convenient servings: Pour the pureed food in...
Switch to Plastic Utensils to Banish Metallic Taste — Apr 01, 2010
Cancer patients who've undergone chemotherapy or radiation, and others with conditions such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, often complain that food has a metallic taste. S...
Thicken Foods at Home Using Products From the Grocery Store — Apr 01, 2010
When caring for someone with swallowing problems, it's often necessary to thicken foods to make it easier to swallow them without choking or aspirating food particles. Comm...
Make Swallowing Easier by Thickening Foods — Apr 01, 2010
Many people are surprised to discover that thin liquids can be more difficult to swallow than thick liquids. The reason: Thin liquids such as water, broth, and juice are ea...
Who's Eligible for Medicaid Coverage of Medical Care? — Jan 13, 2010
Who's eligible for Medicaid coverage of medical care?
Does Medicaid Cover Long-Term In-Home Care? — Jan 13, 2010
Does Medicaid cover long-term in-home care?
What are Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts in 2010? — Nov 24, 2009
What are Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts in 2010?
Does Medicaid pay for assisted living? — Nov 05, 2009
Does Medicaid pay for assisted living?
Will Medicaid pay for nursing home care? — Nov 05, 2009
If someone runs low on funds, will Medicaid pay for nursing home care?
How does the personality of someone with dementia change? — Nov 05, 2009
How does dementia change someone's personality?