Helping your Aging Parent with Spring Cleaning in Miami

The days are getting longer and the weather’s getting warmer.  It can only mean one thing: spring is here!  Spring is traditionally a time of year for fresh starts, which is why it is often associated with a big home cleanup, the dreaded spring clean. The need for regular cleaning and decluttering can be particularly … Continue reading Helping your Aging Parent with Spring Cleaning in Miami

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Combatting Spring Allergies in Miami

Spring is here!  Seeing nature literally come back to life is always a pleasure to behold.  Unfortunately, for allergy sufferers, it can also signal the beginning of months of unpleasantness and annoyances. For elderly allergy sufferers, there are also added risks when combined with other ailments and respiratory issues.  Getting on top of allergies ahead … Continue reading Combatting Spring Allergies in Miami

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What You Need to Know about Caregiving Expenses and Tax Deductions in Miami

Deductible Medical Expenses If you are paying more than 10% of your gross income after adjustment towards non-medical care for a loved one,you can deduct them from your tax bill, in the same way you would for medical expenses. Before making a claim, speak to a tax professional to ensure you are eligible.  It is … Continue reading What You Need to Know about Caregiving Expenses and Tax Deductions in Miami

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Dealing with Loss of Appetite in an Aging Parent

A reduction in appetite amongst elderly people is fairly common.  This could be due to any number of reasons, including the side effects of medication they are taking; it doesn’t always have to be a concern. Eating less, but eating right, can still mean a loved one remains fit and healthy.  However, if a reduction … Continue reading Dealing with Loss of Appetite in an Aging Parent

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Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

When winter time comes, it is not all fun and games with the snow and cold weather. Sure, it can be fun to sled down that hill with your grandkids or spend time walking around town and enjoying the snow falling down. But there are some real dangers that come with the winter weather, especially … Continue reading Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

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