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The Savvy Patient - Stay on top of concerns of older adults

Taking appropriate precautions can help caregivers avoid problems and burnout

In this week’s “Savvy Patient” column in the San Diego Union-Tribune, Dr. Richard Ricci, provides insight on the best strategies for caring for older adults.


With many Americans living longer today, many older adults may find at some point needing some kind of daily living assistance from their children. Understanding a parent’s diagnosis and determine what type of help that is needed can be the first steps in caring for a aging parent.


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