A Great Life Story — How to Encourage a Senior Loved One to Open Up

A Great Life Story — How to Encourage a Senior Loved One to Open Up

Seniors, by their very definition, have lived long lives, which means that they often have some amazing stories to tell. Sometimes, though, older individuals have trouble opening up and expressing themselves, regardless of how compelling their stories may be. Although there’s nothing wrong with someone who values an economy of words, some of the greatest … Continue reading A Great Life Story — How to Encourage a Senior Loved One to Open Up

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7 Tips to Help Seniors Beat the Summer Heat

Summer is in full swing once again, and record-breaking temperatures are popping up all over the country. Seniors need to be extra cautious when it comes to taking on the summer heat. If you are caring for a special senior and you’re concerned about their ability to handle the next heat wave, there are some … Continue reading 7 Tips to Help Seniors Beat the Summer Heat

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Seniors and Finances — Helping Loved Ones Make Ends Meet

Handling the financial aspects of life is always a challenge, no matter how rich or poor you may be. But for seniors, managing money can be especially demanding. Economic conditions, though they have certainly improved in recent years, are not exactly rosy, and it’s become more difficult than ever to predict what the financial landscape … Continue reading Seniors and Finances — Helping Loved Ones Make Ends Meet

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Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

Safety is important for everyone, but it’s particularly crucial for seniors who risk serious injury in the event of a fall. Because senior bodies are typically more fragile than their younger counterparts, falls can actually lead to grave health issues or even death. In fact, falls are the leading cause of death and injury-related hospitalization … Continue reading Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

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Seniors and Social Media — How You Can Help

In-Home Senior Care: A Perfect Situation for Older Individuals

If you are a social media user, you may be frustrated by a senior loved one’s inability to use it as a communication tool and an outlet for sharing. It’s possible that the elderly individual in your life will never adjust to modern technology — and that’s okay! There are still plenty of ways to … Continue reading Seniors and Social Media — How You Can Help

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