A Family Caregiver Guide for the Elderly with Diabetes

By |2021-12-05T20:53:00+00:00December 5th, 2021|Senior Care|

A Family Caregiver Guide... to care for an aging family member with diabetes. Diabetes can be a debilitating disease for anyone, but it is especially hard on older adults. Diabetes increases the risk of many other health problems common in older adults such as heart disease and stroke that will lead to serious complications. The [...]

Signs, Causes and Care Tips for COPD in the Elderly

By |2021-11-05T02:29:16+00:00October 31st, 2021|Senior Care|

Signs, Causes and Care Tips for COPD in the Elderly As people age, they are more susceptible to conditions like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). It is becoming increasingly common among elderly folks nowadays. For many reasons, including both health and environmental factors, habits like smoking cigarettes have been shown to both decrease lifespan and [...]

Physical Assistance for Seniors and How to Choose the Right Caregiver

By |2021-08-21T17:26:14+00:00September 1st, 2021|Senior Care, In-Home Senior Care|

Physical Assistance for Seniors and How to Choose the Right Caregiver We all know that as we age, life can get a little more difficult. We might not be able to do things like we used to and it becomes more of a struggle to take care of ourselves. But don't worry! You're not alone [...]

Alzheimer’s Disease: 6 Ways to Prevent the Onset

By |2021-08-08T22:39:20+00:00August 8th, 2021|Senior Care|

Alzheimer's Disease: 6 Ways to Prevent the Onset Alzheimer's disease is a progressive and fatal neurodegenerative disorder that gradually worsens over time. It starts out as mild forgetfulness and then progresses to severe brain damage, leading to an inability to carry out the simplest tasks of daily life. In recent years, scientists have found that [...]

Dementia: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Coping Tips

By |2021-07-26T00:56:34+00:00July 26th, 2021|Senior Care|

Dementia is a term used to describe the symptoms of a group of diseases that result in progressive loss of cognitive abilities. Dementia affects both memory and cognition, making it difficult for people with dementia to remember things or think clearly. There are many different types of dementia, all with their own set of symptoms. [...]

Elder Abuse: The Underreported and Serious Problem

By |2021-06-16T02:42:36+00:00June 16th, 2021|Senior Care|

Elder abuse is a problem that has been steadily increasing over the past few decades. Unfortunately, due to under-reporting and variations in the definition of elder abuse, it's difficult to determine exactly how many people are affected by this issue. Since June 15, 2021 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, in this blog post we [...]

How to Select Memorial Monuments For Loved Ones

By |2021-03-15T11:12:47+00:00March 14th, 2021|Senior Care|

When you have lost a loved one, selecting the right memorial monument for them can be quite challenging. There are several options to choose from when it comes to monuments such as garden angels, tombstones, and many others.The memorial you choose must stand as an endearing symbol of your love and respect. Your memorial must [...]

Adjusting To An Aging Mind

By |2021-02-15T04:19:01+00:00February 14th, 2021|Senior Care|

In our mind, we’re still young and spry. It can be difficult to accept that many of our cognitive abilities are no longer what they used to be. But understanding how this process works is an important step toward maintaining a sense of well-being as you age. The human brain is incredibly complex, but there [...]

Crime Prevention Tips For Older Adults

By |2021-02-01T03:12:48+00:00January 31st, 2021|Senior Care|

Older people are at risk of being victims of fraud, like con games and insurance, home repair, telephone, or internet scams. Even trusted friends or family members have been known to steal an older person’s money or property. The following tips may help: Don’t be afraid to hang up on telephone salespeople. You aren’t being [...]

The Social Security COLA Is Not Keeping Up

By |2020-12-20T19:41:41+00:00December 20th, 2020|Senior Care|

Is the COLA (Cost Of Living Adjustment) losing its fizz? Many seniors now feel that the annual Social Security cost of living increase is failing to keep up with the soaring prices of everything from gas and heating bills to groceries and prescription drugs. As a result, seniors are suffering, and they're suffering badly. Back [...]

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