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Read Fellow Caregiver's Stories, Submit Your Own...

Welcome to Shop Sage Products online story-telling corner. We've invited caregivers to tell us their caregiving stories. What better way to learn about caring for our loved ones if not from those who have done it before you, or are doing it with you? If you'd care to submit your own caregiving story, use our form to answer "How or Why Did You Become a Caregiver?".

 
 
 

Pamela’s story and her son’s journey with inflammatory bowel disease

by | Thursday, February 05, 2015 |
Pamela’s story and her son’s journey with inflammatory bowel disease

When Pamela’s son was just 11 years old, he was diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a condition that causes inflammation in the digestive tract. People with IBD may develop either ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease, both serious chronic diseases. Common symptoms for both diseases may include diarrhea, stomach cramps, weight loss, and urgent need to defecate, according to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA). Because of these similarities, both diseases are often difficult to diagnose.

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Sage Products soon to launch the Prevalon® Turn and Position System (TAP)

by | Wednesday, January 28, 2015 |
Sage Products soon to launch the Prevalon® Turn and Position System (TAP)

Used in hospitals since 2011, now this exciting product will soon be available in the consumer market. If you’re someone who provides care to a person confined to their bed, this is one product not to miss. With its innovative design, TAP takes the worry out of turning someone over or repositioning them in bed.

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Just for you--Caregiver tips

by | Wednesday, January 28, 2015 |
3 ways to give better self-care

No one will lie—caregiving is hard work. That’s why it’s important to remember one thing above all else—your own needs. Here you will find self-care tips and gentle reminders about how to make more time for you. Each month we will focus on a new set tips just for you—the caregiver.

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2015 White House Conference on Aging

by | Wednesday, January 28, 2015 |
2015 White House Conference on Aging

Later this year the public will be invited to attend the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, an event held in Washington DC. The event is dedicated to aging-specific content that’s useful for caregivers and those in caregiving professions. In addition, the event will focus on retirement and financial security, elder justice and much more.

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