What Is Becoming More Difficult for Your Senior?

When you first start looking at ways to make life easier for your senior, you need to assess where she’s facing challenges. That lets you know where you have to start and what might be the best path forward to support her goals. Running Errands and Planning Outings There was probably a time when your…

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Best Lotions For Seniors With Rosacea

Rosacea is a skin condition that typically affects middle-aged women who have fair or light skin. It can also affect many seniors and can be identified by the red rash with small pus-filled bumps along the skin. You may see it on a senior’s cheeks or other areas of the face, and no one knows…

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What to Do When Your Senior Has Memory Problems

As we get older, we may need help with our daily activities. One of the most common things that people need help with is memory. While it is important to make sure that you have a plan to help your senior when they need it. The key to providing the right kind of help is…

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A Care Plan Needs to Consider the Present and Future

As your dad ages, you notice little things that have you concerned. He’s less steady on his feet. Maybe, he doesn’t drive anymore. Or, he hates cooking and relies on takeout meals and frozen dinners. As he ages, it’s time to talk about the need for a care plan. Even if he’s still independent and…

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Learn How Home Care Helps Your Mom Remain Independent

Your mom’s goal is to age at home, but you’re not sure how to make that happen. Have you ever looked into the benefits of home care? Home care provides many services that help your mom remain independent. Take a closer look at them. Transportation Services Ensure She Comes and Goes as She Wants Your…

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Best Ways for an Elderly Person to Challenge Themselves

Ongoing challenges in someone’s life can be stressful. However, when a person purposefully challenges themselves it can be a good thing. Research shows that regular challenges can help to improve brain functions, memory, happiness, and much more in a senior citizen’s life. As a family caregiver, read more here today about the best ways for…

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Why a Cat May Be a Good Choice for your Parent

June is Adopt a Shelter Cat month. Have you been entertaining the idea of getting a cat for your parent to keep her company and provide companionship? Maybe this is the month to make that move and find the perfect cat for your parent. Picking up a cat from a local shelter will not only…

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Five Tips for Helping Your Senior Deal with Hotter Weather

As the weather warms up, your senior may need to make some small adjustments in order to stay safe in the heat. These ideas can help her to plan her day both efficiently and safely while also ensuring that she is able to enjoy the warmer weather a bit. Stay Out of Direct Sunlight Outdoors…

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If Mom’s Home Is Messy, Could It Be That She Struggles to Vacuum and Dust?

May is Clean Air Month and if you notice your mother’s house is getting dirty, something that is completely out of the ordinary for her and her personality, it could be due to several factors. One of them is an increasing inability on her part to keep up with the cleanliness. As people age, face…

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Spring Wellness Tips for Your Family

Spring starts a new season, which makes it an excellent time to focus on family wellness. After a long winter, you and your parents may not have gotten as much exercise as you should have. It’s hard to keep up with walks outside when it’s cold and snowy. Now is a great time to change…

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