Maria’s Story – Managing Leukemia

By Erin Knobler

“The reminders in the app help me stay on track with my medication schedule since I take some meds at different times and some meds on certain days.”

—Maria

Despite her diagnosis of leukemia, Maria’s motto is to live one day at a time because each day is different. Here’s what she shared with CareZone:

What is the most challenging part of managing your condition?
I take a lot of medications and deal with fatigue.

What advice would you give to someone who was recently diagnosed with leukemia?
Be positive, stay strong, and never give up.

How do you de-stress?
I walk every day.

What’s your superpower?
My positive attitude.

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Alzheimer’s 101

By Erin Knobler

We want to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s and dementia because June is Brain Awareness Month. With over 5.4 million Americans suffering from the disease, it’s important to know the risk factors of Alzheimer’s because there are things you can do that may prevent or delay it.

Dementia is defined by memory loss and brain changes that impact our ability to care for ourselves. Alzheimer’s is the…

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Patrice’s Story – Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s

By Erin Knobler

“CareZone has been a lifesaver and has saved me a great deal of time when it comes to preparing my dad’s pills.”

—Patrice

Patrice cares for her father who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s/dementia and diabetes four years ago. Here’s what she shared with CareZone about caring for her dad:

What is the most challenging part of managing your dad’s condition?
With dementia, it’s a journey…

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Skin Cancer Prevention 101

By Erin Knobler

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month! With the start of summer around the corner, we want to share some tips to make sure you stay protected while enjoying the sun.

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the US. Exposure to UV radiation from the sun, tanning booths, and sunlamps increases your risk of skin cancer.

There are a few different types of skin cancer. Basal cell carcinoma and…

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