Getting the “RIGHT” Medication…

Meet guest blogger Barbara Bronson Gray.  Barbara is an award-winning writer and a nationally recognized health expert. Through her work on  BodBoss.com, Barbara aims to educate & empower people to be the boss of their own bodies.  Barbara is also a regular contributor to HealthDay.com, preparedpatientforum.com and thirdage.com. She has...


iPhone App to Organize Your Medical History

  Throughout our battle with cancer, we must have seen at least 2 dozen doctors specializing in different areas of care, and that doesn’t include all the residents or interns we were forced to speak with or the doctors we met during our unexpected emergency room visits. I felt like...


FREE 90 day trial of e-Caring’s Home Health Monitoring System

e-Caring’s graphics make this system super easy to use! When a loved one is sick or needs taking care of in a home environment, how can you easily keep track of and monitor their condition? Here’s the dealio (as my daughter always says)…  eCaring has created an online system that...


Tools that Keep Track of Vital Information

Knowledge is power…. and when it comes to cancer, knowing and keeping track of the different procedures, doctors, scans, results, treatment plans, hospitalizations and medication history crucial. Check out these tools designed to help patients & caregivers not only organize vital information, but make it readily accessible: I LOVE The Medical Day...


Getting Organized

When Alan was diagnosed with cancer for the 2nd time in 2009, I needed to get all of his medical records and information organized.  Not only were we being given tons of new information, but Alan had a noteworthy medical history (he was diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2000) that...


Organizing A Medication Schedule

After Alan had brain surgery, his medication schedule was extremely complex, and that’s putting it mildly.  Some of the pills were herbal supplements, but others were chemo in a pill and anti-seizure medicine. What if I forgot to give him one of those? OY!!!  And candidly, at this point in...




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