Caring for Someone with the Flu

By |2018-01-29T16:15:00+00:00January 29th, 2018|Senior Care, Health Care, In-Home Senior Care, Caregiver|

Keep your loved one comfortable and follow the recommendations of his or her health care provider. Keep others in the home healthy by washing hands and household surfaces frequently. Ensure that all medications are taken as directed. Keep your loved one in a separate space from other members of the household. Everyone in the home, [...]

Flu Tips for Caregivers

By |2018-01-22T01:09:54+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Senior Care, Health Care, Making Life Better, In-Home Senior Care, Caregiver|

When caring for people who have the flu: Avoid being face to face with the sick person. If possible, it is best to spend the least amount of time in close contact with a sick person. When holding sick children, place their chin on your shoulder so they will not cough in your face. Wash [...]

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