Dealing with Loss of Appetite in an Aging Parent

If you didn’t know, it’s pretty normal for an aging parent to start losing their appetite as they get older. You may notice your senior doesn’t want as much food on their plate at dinner time. Or they seem to eat slower and don’t finish their plate at holiday get-togethers. If you’re reading this article, … Continue reading Dealing with Loss of Appetite in an Aging Parent

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3 Technologies Useful for Seniors to Combat Loneliness

There are many reasons why senior citizens develop feelings of loneliness and depression; from the death of a spouse or companion, to living alone in solitude, to the negative effects of social isolation.  We all fantasize about retirement; however, the absence of work often exacerbates feeling of solitude and despair.  Remember, although having a career … Continue reading 3 Technologies Useful for Seniors to Combat Loneliness

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Deductible Medical Expenses

When it comes to senior care, we know it can be difficult to find all the necessary funds to cover it. Even though these care services are crucial to keep your senior happy and healthy, it can take a toll on most American’s wallets. However, we have some good news for you! There’s a way … Continue reading Deductible Medical Expenses

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3 Tips to Improve the Lighting in Your Senior Loved One’s Home

5 Simple Home-Improvement Ideas for Increased Senior Safety

When a senior loved one chooses to live their life at home where they are most comfortable, you can rest assured that they are making a choice that is in their own best interest. Living at home in one’s senior years makes it possible to experience the greatest levels of comfort and ease. And today, … Continue reading 3 Tips to Improve the Lighting in Your Senior Loved One’s Home

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Breaking the News — How to Tell the Family a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and Aging: Know the Early Warning Signs

Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia affect millions of seniors and their families across the country. When a loved one is diagnosed with the disease, it typically creates a scenario that changes everything about how life was once lived. The diagnosis can send shockwaves through the entire family as people come to terms with … Continue reading Breaking the News — How to Tell the Family a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s

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