Exploring Some of the Challenges of The Aging Population
It’s always been your dad’s goal to stay in the family home. However, health issues like high blood pressure, cancer, heart disease, Parkinson’s, or arthritis are making it harder for him to complete the tasks that he needs to do. What are some of the challenges he may experience, and how can in-home care play […]Read More
The Value of Looking Back on Memories For Seniors
Reminiscing has been shown to have considerable positive effects on seniors’ mental and emotional well-being. As people age, they frequently confront difficulties such as reduced cognitive function, social isolation, and loneliness. Personal care at home professionals allows seniors to reminisce often by engaging in consistent conversation and encouraging them to share. Loved ones can also […]Read More
Helping Seniors Cope with Loss
It’s inevitable that the older you get, the more likely you are to lose someone. And although this is something that everyone will go through, it is not always easy to cope with loss. If your senior loved one has recently lost a family member, a spouse, or adult child, you will want to help […]Read More
How Do You Help Your Mom Maintain Her Confidence as She Ages?
What are your mom’s plans as she ages? Almost 90% of adults between the ages of 50 and 80 want to age at home. It’s not surprising if this is also your mom’s answer, but you have to make sure she is confident and secure while living alone. How do you help her achieve her […]Read More
Helping a Senior Deal with Loneliness
Loneliness can negatively impact seniors’ physical and mental health. However, you don’t have to wait for loneliness and isolation to consume your loved elderly. You can give your older parents the better mindset that they deserve along with the life they deserve as they age. Elder care can help seniors deal with loneliness and give […]Read More
How Can Family Caregivers Understand the Emotional Needs of Seniors?
Addressing physical needs for seniors is really important as they age, of course, but there are emotional needs that have to be met, too. Sometimes those emotional needs are unknown even for the aging adults themselves. It’s hard to face big changes, especially when they seem to be coming too quickly. One solution that can […]Read More
Companion Care At Home Reduces Stress For Seniors
April is Stress Awareness Month, and if your senior parent is aging in place, you should know how stress could be affecting them. Loneliness is reaching epidemic levels among seniors according to medical researchers, and as a result seniors are facing increased risks of heart attacks, strokes, depression, and anxiety. Seniors who are aging at […]Read More
Your Elderly Mom is Hoarding. What Do You Do?
Caring for an elderly parent is never easy, and you may face challenges you did not expect to face. Elderly loved ones may hoard or cherish things that belong in the trash. However, you can’t just go through your seniors home and start throwing things away. Hoarding is a disorder characterized by excessive accumulation of […]Read More
Boost Your Mom’s Social Life With Senior Home Care
Socialization is important to your mental and physical health. People who socialize regularly have been found to gain benefits like a stronger immune system and a lowered risk of depression. The CDC shares a few alarming statistics about loneliness and isolation. Loneliness and isolation may increase the risk of dementia by 50%. The stroke risk […]Read More