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Reflecting Back on Caregiver Conference

When I joined the Keiro team in the summer of 2017, I had a very narrow understanding of caregiving, both as a life-changing experience, and also as a crucial subgroup within our expansive Japanese American and Japanese speaking community.

Keiro Statement Regarding Kaji Lawsuit

KEIRO STATEMENT REGARDING Bruce T. Kaji and Frances M. Kaji 1982 Trust v. Keiro Services Many of you have heard that Jonathan Kaji has initiated a putative class action lawsuit…

Asking for Help: In-Home Care

One in three Japanese Americans is a caregiver, and 90% of all caregiving is provided by a family member, loved one, neighbor, or friend who is not a care provider…

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Innovative Tools to Support Caregivers

Angie Yeh from Alzheimer’s Los Angeles talks about innovative tools that can help caregivers. It’s important to utilize these tools to help manage caregiver stress and promote safety and wellbeing for both our loved ones and ourselves.

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Helping Senior Drivers Stay Safe

Like a well fit shoe made specifically for a particular sport or activity, there are products and techniques that can help older drivers with safer driving performance.

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Recent and Future Medical Advances and Innovations in Health, Well-being and Health Care Delivery

Dr. Yoshikawa explains many (but not all) of the new developments and advances in health and healthcare systems that are currently available or will be soon become part of our standard or benchmark of quality healthcare.

Iyashi Care Story: The Team that Listened to Me, My Mother, and Our Needs

Read about how David Ito enrolled his mother, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, in the Iyashi Care program. Thanks to the Iyashi Care team, they were able to prevent an ER visit.

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Palliative Care: The Most Important Medical Advance Many Have Never Heard Of

Dr. Ira Byock explains how it’s important to be prepared and to advocate for yourself and your family. Here are some tips he has so you can get the best care for yourself and those you love.

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The Latest Technologies to Support Older Adults

Written By: Aaron Hageorn, MHA/MSG, PhD 85% of Older Adults Own a Cell Phone Technology is a major part of our lives, allowing us to be busier than ever, multitasking…

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Conference Participants Prepare to “Age Into Tomorrow”

This is Our Chance to Think About How We Want to Age Experts, pioneers, and community leaders gathered at the Keiro Conference: Aging Into Tomorrow on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018,…