The author explains why today is a good time to have one. 25 years ago, corneal transplants were largely unsuccessful and 25 years from now, there may be a shortage of corneas for transplant, due to the popularity of LASIK eye surgery.
Suggestions on how to bring the holiday spirit to the loved one when he or she is in a Nursing Home. Remember, the best gift is to visit the loved one as often as possible.
Caregiving is a complex process and involves a number of professionals in a long term care setting. A critical shortage of these professionals exists. Read more about why there is a shortage and what you can do to help.