Surviving and Thriving

“I have a hard time getting my credit cards and license out when I am at the store because my fingers don’t work like they used too.”

By Meg Scaling | August 17, 2012 | Comments Off on “I have a hard time getting my credit cards and license out when I am at the store because my fingers don’t work like they used too.”

Do you have a hard time picking up and grabbing small items? Try this solution: Put a small piece of clear packing tape on one side of the license or credit card.  Double the tape over on itself and stick on other side of card (stick to both top edges of card so you don’t…

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“When I go to a new doctor they ask me what medications I am taking and I always forget.”

By Meg Scaling | August 10, 2012 | Comments Off on “When I go to a new doctor they ask me what medications I am taking and I always forget.”

Do you have difficulty remembering to tell the doctor everything at an appointment. Do you feel overwhelmed when you try to remember the things you need to tell your doctor? Try this solution: Low Tech: It is helpful to create a medical notebook listing all of the following: General information: name, address, date of birth,…

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