For a family caregiver experiencing a high level of stress, finding the right senior home care agency to help you and your loved one age safely at home is critical. How do you find an agency that will meet your family’s needs?
If you’re beginning to think it’s time for senior care for your loved one, but you want to be sure before discussing it with them, here are five signs that can confirm you’re making the right decision.
Since getting stranded at home is also a possibility for those special seniors in your life, helping them prepare for the unexpected should also be a family priority. If that sounds like a plan, here’s how to design the perfect emergency survival kit for your aging loved ones.
As your parents grow old, it’s not unusual for them to have trouble remembering things, like family birthdays, the date, or where they put the car keys. But if Mom or Dad’s memory loss is happening more frequently and causing them to get frustrated, it could be a common condition known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI).
As a concerned friend or relative, ensuring that your loved one maintains their quality-of-life starts with understanding the early warning signs of dementia. Using this guide as a reference will help ensure that your senior gets the care they deserve.
For many seniors accepting and admitting that they can no longer live alone can feel like a loss of independence. Your loved one may not want to ask for help when they're struggling. Don't wait, [...]
Why Do Some Seniors Have A Difficult Time Getting To The Dentist? Many of us tend to overlook dental health. The truth is going to the dentist at least once per year is important and [...]
Why Do Dementia Patients Wander? You may notice your loved one who suffers from dementia tends to wander off. Wandering is common for those with dementia. This can be frustrating to deal with and potentially [...]
Just a few weeks ago the FDA authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, a much needed sign of light at the end of the tunnel. However some seniors have their concerns. How can we know [...]
Insomnia in Seniors We have all experienced trouble falling asleep, we've all looked at the clock watching the minutes tick by wondering why we are still awake. For some people this is a nightly routine [...]