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Caregiver Action Network Company Profile

10:13 EDT 25th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 90 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age. CAN serves a broad spectrum of family caregivers ranging from the parents of children with special needs, to the families and friends of wounded soldiers; from a young couple dealing with a diagnosis of MS, to adult children caring for parents with Alzheimer’s disease. CAN (formerly the National Family Caregivers Association) is a non-profit organization providing education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers across the country free of charge. Visit www.caregiveraction.org for more information.


News Articles [714 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Starting "Next For Me': Becoming A Caregiver Statistic

The average age of an unpaid caregiver is 49 years old and 34% of caregivers are 65+. At a time when many people may be in a mad dash to wrap up their careers and accelerate their savings, they are bl...

Starting 'Next For Me': Becoming A Caregiver Statistic

The average age of an unpaid caregiver is 49 years old and 34% of caregivers are 65+. At a time when many people may be in a mad dash to wrap up their careers and accelerate their savings, they are bl...

Ellevate Network’s Inaugural Mobilizing The Power of Women Summit United Changemakers, Calls For Action To Achieve Gender Equality, Setting Stage for 2018

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 13, 2017 Ellevate Network, the leading network for professional women, brought together some of the mos...

Caregiver burden highest immediately after LVAD placement

Health Tip: Control Caregiver Stress

-- Caregiving for a loved one can be very rewarding. But it doesn't come without stress and anxiety. Symptoms of caregiver stress may include feeling overwhelmed, loneliness, gaining weight, fatigue, ...

Opinion: Caring for the caregiver in the emergency department

In an emergency department exam room, sometimes the most distressed person is the caregiver, not the patient.

Dave Nassaney's Caregiver's Caregiver Book Tour Appears at NASDAQ & The Harvard Club in NYC

The long forgotten plight of the unpaid family caregiver is finally getting some positive attention from a new book entitled, "It's My Life Too! Reclaim Your Caregiver Sanity," written t...

Partner's Heart Pump Can Burden Their Caregiver

WEDNESDAY, March 7, 2018 -- A heart pump for someone with heart failure may come with a tradeoff: benefits for the patient, but more stress for the caregiver. Researchers looked at 50 heart failure pa...

Drugs and Medications [3 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Colgate [Colgate-Palmolive Canada]

Colgate Fluoride Toothpaste

Cuvposa [Shionogi Pharma, Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use CUVPOSA safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for CUVPOSA. CUVPOSA (glycopyrrolate) oral solutionInitial U.S. Appro...

Aricept [Cardinal Health]

ARICEPT (Donepezil Hydrochloride) Tablets ARICEPT ODT (Donepezil Hydrochloride) Orally Disintegrating Tablets

PubMed Articles [1936 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Reinforcement Learning Neural Network for Robotic Manipulator Control.

We propose a neural network model for reinforcement learning to control a robotic manipulator with unknown parameters and dead zones. The model is composed of three networks. The state of the robotic ...

Primary Caregivers in a Network Context.

Caregiving to individuals affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementia (ADRD) is a family-systems process where tasks are distributed between multiple caregivers in a network. We evaluate the ...

Understanding Family Caregiver Communication to Provide Family-Centered Cancer Care.

To describe a family caregiver communication typology and demonstrate identifiable communication challenges among four caregiver types: Manager, Carrier, Partner, and Lone.

Reappraising the Efficacy and Acceptability of Multicomponent Interventions for Caregiver Depression in Dementia: The Utility of Network Meta-Analysis.

Previous meta-analyses have demonstrated the efficacy of interventions for caregiver depression in dementia. However, they generally lumped the interventions together without accounting for the multic...

Process Evaluation of the NYU Caregiver Intervention-Adult Child.

A noted limitation of dementia caregiver intervention research is a lack of focus on the mechanisms of successful programs. The purpose of this study was to conduct a process evaluation of the New Yor...

Clinical Trials [2026 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Caregiver Burden Within the Ambulatory Extended Recovery (AXR) Patient Population

The purpose of this study is to understand the level of caregiver burden related to caring for a patient who goes home within the first 24 hours following surgery. As the caregiver they ar...

Predictors of Caregiver Adaptation to Pervasive Developmental Disorders

This study will explore predictors of how caregivers might adapt to children diagnosed with a pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), including autism, Asperger s syndrome, childhood dis...

Evaluation of the Organization of Continuity of Care for Home Hospice Patients by Four Parisian Health Networks

In Paris, France, home hospice care for terminally ill patients is organized by four "palliative care networks". These networks are responsible for information sharing and coordination of ...

Caregiver Burden and Distress in Hematopoeitic Stem Cell Transplant

The purpose of this study is to examine the impact that serving as a caregiver for a patient undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant has on the caregiver. This will include looking a...

A Lifestyle Intervention Targeting Enhanced Health and Function for Persons With Chronic SCI in Caregiver/Care-Receiver Relationships: Effects of Caregiver Co-Treatment

This study determines in people with chronic SCI the health and functional impact and user acceptance and satisfaction - of a 6-month comprehensive Lifestyle Intervention; the impact and u...

Companies [1001 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Caregiver Action Network

The Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 90 million Americans who care for ...

Altarum Institute and Caregiver Action Network

Corporate Action Network

Corporate Action Network was founded to address the imbalance of power between corporations and people. Using the new tools of the Action Network and a networked approach, Corpora...

Caregiver Media Group

Caregiver Media Group is the leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers. Founded in 1995, the company produces Today’s Careg...

The CareGiver Partnership

The CareGiver Partnership is a national direct to consumer retailer and resource providing support, convenience, and old-fashioned customer service to those caring for a loved one, and offers more tha...

More Information about "Caregiver Action Network" on BioPortfolio

We have published hundreds of Caregiver Action Network news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Caregiver Action Network Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Caregiver Action Network for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Caregiver Action Network Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Caregiver Action Network Drugs and Medications on this site too.

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