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4 Tips To Keep Bedsores Away

28 October 2019
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Seniors who have mobility issues, such as those who have recently had a stroke or have broken their hip, as well as those who routinely use a wheelchair are susceptible to bedsores. These skin ulcers happen because of excess pressure on areas of the body where the skin tends to be thinner, such as over the tailbone, hip bones, or elbows. Diabetics and people with decreased circulation are especially prone to developing bedsores. Read More …

Does Your Elderly Parent Need More Care?

28 June 2019
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Many people don't realize that at some point in their lives, they will need someone else to assist them in performing certain basic activities. While this may not be the case for you, it might be for one or both of your parents. As the someone closest to them, it's important that you recognize when your parents are in need of more care, because they may not realize this on their own or they may be reluctant to accept their situation. Read More …

3 Ways In-Home Senior Care Can Bless Your Life

20 January 2019
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Getting older is not for the faint of heart. It can be very difficult for seniors to realize that they are unable to do certain things for themselves. For example, a senior may feel that they are not the best driver; however, telling that to anyone else would be like consigning themselves to be a homebody for the rest of their lives. For this reason, seniors' licenses usually have to be taken away instead of them being offered up. Read More …

Talking About Cognitive Impairment With Your Loved One

30 June 2018
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As the body begins to age, many people experience a decline in their cognitive function. Whether from dementia or Alzheimer's, any type of cognitive decline can be devastating for the patient and his or her family members. It is often the family or in-home caregiver that notices the symptoms of memory decline first. Talking with a loved one about cognitive impairment can be a daunting task, but it's an important one. Read More …

Getting Home Health Care Assistance For An Elderly Parent

12 June 2017
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Does your elderly parent have Alzheimer's disease and stroke complications? If he or she is in need of regular medical assistance and supervision but you don't want to consider a nursing home, hire a home health care  nurse to help. Depending on the type of medical insurance that your parent has, you might not have to pay for the nurse out of your own pocket. Having a nurse around to help throughout the day will give you a lot of security in regards to the well-being of your parent. Read More …