We take care of family


Living well with Chronic Disease

  • Home
  • Living well with Chronic Disease

Do you assist with the care of a loved one diagnosed with a chronic disease?

You're not alone. In fact, 50% of American adults live with at least one chronic disease, causing seven out of ten deaths each year.

Thankfully We are More Than our Disease

Through education, holistic care, and a team based approach, living well with a chronic disease is possible. 

Here at Fedelta Home Care, we believe strongly in equipping family caregivers with the tools they need to care for their loved ones.  Check out our family caregiver booklets below for more information. 

Below you will find checklist booklets for the following diseases:

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • General Chronic Disease Care
Heart Disease

Living Well with

Heart Disease

Our 15-page booklet, written by RN's, offers tips and advice for family caregivers.

Advice categories include topics such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Family & Community Support
  • Modifications
  • Legacy

Sample excerpt from the booklet:

Education

"Teach the patient to realize when symptoms are worsening, including increases in edema, shortness of breath, and chest pain, and when to call for help."

Click Here to Download our Heart Disease Booklet
Diabetes Disease

Living Well with

Diabetes Disease

Our 15-page booklet, written by RN's, offers tips and advice for family caregivers.

Advice categories include topics such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Family & Community Support
  • Modifications
  • Legacy

Sample excerpt from the booklet:

Mental Tasks

"Work with the client to identify how better nutrition and more exercise can impact their thoughts and mood."

Click Here to Download our Diabetes Disease Booklet
General Chronic Disease

Living Well with

General Chronic Disease

Our 15-page booklet, written by RN's, offers tips and advice for family caregivers.

Advice categories include topics such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Family & Community Support
  • Modifications
  • Legacy

Sample excerpt from the booklet:

Mental Tasks

"Assess the presence of depression as it can be a major barrier to teaching independence."

Click Here to Download our General Chronic Disease Booklet
Alzheimer's Disease

Living Well with

Alzheimer's Disease

Our 15-page booklet, written by RN's, offers tips and advice for family caregivers.

Advice categories include topics such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Family & Community Support
  • Modifications
  • Legacy

Sample excerpt from the booklet:

Modifications

"Label pictures to prompt name recognition or memories, i.e...'Lake Shasta Vacation 1998" or 'Grandson Billy, Monica's second child.'"

Click Here to Download our Alzheimer's Disease Booklet
Parkinson's Disease

Living Well with

Parkinson's Disease

Our 15-page booklet, written by RN's, offers tips and advice for family caregivers.

Advice categories include topics such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Family & Community Support
  • Modifications
  • Legacy

Sample excerpt from the booklet:

Social Enrichment

"Recognize that a mask like expression is due to rigid facial muscles and may not indicate a true picture of feelings."

Click Here to Download our Parkinson's Disease Booklet
Comfort and Care

End of Life

Comfort and Care

An In-Home Caregiver's Checklist

Click Here to Download our Comfort and Care Booklet