Home care and helping your parent cope with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis

An Alzheimer’s diagnosis can mean big changes to the family dynamic. It’s not just the big decisions – even day-to-day life can be altered. Getting the right home care can help. Home care – helping your loved one dress Chances are the only thought you give to getting dressed is considering what to wear. As … Continue reading Home care and helping your parent cope with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis

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Helping the Elderly with their Finances the Simple Way

Almost everyone shudders when they hear the words “assist with finances.” No one wants to step on anyone’s toes, but when your loved ones become older and needs help with the daily tasks of paying bills on time, it is time to step in. Rather than making it a stressful situation, there are a few … Continue reading Helping the Elderly with their Finances the Simple Way

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Helping Seniors Stay Organized

A normal part of aging is mild forgetfulness, which can be rather frustrating for the elderly. The first sign of haphazard mistakes or forgetting important dates usually have family members scrambling for senior care whether in-home or at a center. While in many cases, this is warranted, there are ways that you can help your … Continue reading Helping Seniors Stay Organized

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Helping Seniors Prevent Heart Disease

Heart health is a very important component to the health of a senior. Without a proper lifestyle and healthy diet, seniors put themselves at great risk for this fatal disease. If you care for a beloved senior relative, you should discuss the importance of heart health with him or her. Everyday Changes In order to … Continue reading Helping Seniors Prevent Heart Disease

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Helping Seniors Minimize Clutter

It is normal for senior citizens to want to hold on to all of their belongings. This does not automatically make them pack rats; it just means that they hold on dearly to their belongings. Many of the items have sentimental value, especially if there is a spouse that has passed away, making it difficult … Continue reading Helping Seniors Minimize Clutter

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