5 New Year’s Resolution Ideas for Seniors

5 New Year’s Resolution Ideas for Seniors

Another year has come and gone, and a new one has just begun. It’s never too late to make positive changes in your life to boost your health and happiness. New Year’s resolutions often get a bad rap because many people set their sights high and then lose motivation partway through the year. However, setting … Continue reading 5 New Year’s Resolution Ideas for Seniors

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4 Ways Always Best Care Can Benefit Seniors in the Greater Richmond Area and 3 Ways We Can Help Their Families

4 Ways Always Best Care Can Benefit Seniors in the Greater Richmond Area and 3 Ways We Can Help Their Families

At Always Best Care of Richmond we help seniors all over the Greater Richmond Area, and we help their families, too. No person is an island, and although seniors are, sadly, left in isolation at alarmingly high rates, the services we provide don’t just help the individual client. We focus on improving the lives of … Continue reading 4 Ways Always Best Care Can Benefit Seniors in the Greater Richmond Area and 3 Ways We Can Help Their Families

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6 Ways Seniors Can Ward Off the Winter Blues

6 Ways Seniors Can Ward Off the Winter Blues

Winter can be a tough time because the daylight hours are shorter, temperatures are colder, and days are often drearier. Being stuck inside can make anyone feel more depressed and anxious. Plus, seniors may feel down around the holidays thinking about loved ones they’ve lost along the way. But there are plenty of ways to … Continue reading 6 Ways Seniors Can Ward Off the Winter Blues

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How Senior Home Care Can Help Around the Holidays

How Senior Home Care Can Help Around the Holidays in Richmond

Ahh, the holidays. Relaxing on a comfortable recliner next to a roaring fire, sipping some mulled wine, eating an aged brie, listening the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields playing some of your favorite, soothing, classical holiday pieces. Not a care in the world. If you’re like most people, this describes precisely zero of … Continue reading How Senior Home Care Can Help Around the Holidays

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Helping Seniors Find the Right Recreational Activities for Their Needs

Helping Seniors Find the Right Recreational Activities for Their Needs in Midlothian

Recreational activities can be a great way for seniors to stay active and engaged. Whether continuing with an existing hobby or exploring something new, they can strengthen their physical and mental abilities. Getting older doesn’t have to mean sitting around playing bingo, though it can be a fun way to stay mentally sharp by quickly … Continue reading Helping Seniors Find the Right Recreational Activities for Their Needs

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Advantages of Family Caregivers in Senior Care

Advantages of Family Caregivers in Senior Care in Midlothian

As seniors age, it is not uncommon for them to require additional help. This is even truer if they experience signs of dementia or develop challenges with mobility. Family members want what is best for their loved ones to help them thrive and live a high-quality life. While a nursing home or assisted living is … Continue reading Advantages of Family Caregivers in Senior Care

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Maintaining Bone Health While Aging

Maintaining Bone Health While Aging in Midlothian, VA

Osteoporosis is a common problem that many seniors face as bones become less dense with aging. This can make bones more susceptible to fracture or breaks and slower to heal afterward. However, there are many ways that aging adults can fight back against osteoporosis by making simple changes in their diet and lifestyle. Eat a … Continue reading Maintaining Bone Health While Aging

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Benefits of In-Home Care for Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease

Benefits of In-Home Care for Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease in Midlothian

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be stressful, especially as the disease progresses. It can be tough to manage their changing needs along with balancing your own personal, family, and professional commitments. Getting your loved one in-home care can ease some of the stress and allow them to live a higher quality … Continue reading Benefits of In-Home Care for Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease

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Quick Facts About Non-Medical Home Care

Quick Facts About Non-Medical Home Care in Richmond

Non-medical home care? What is it? Who is it for? Is it available in the Greater Richmond Area of Virginia? Is it expensive? Why is it called “non-medical”? All these questions and more will be answered . . . right now! Here are some quick facts about non-medical home care. Non-Medical Home Care To begin … Continue reading Quick Facts About Non-Medical Home Care

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The Benefits of Having Home Care Assistance in the Greater Richmond Area

The Benefits of Having Home Care Assistance in the Greater Richmond, VA Area

There are some seniors in the Greater Richmond Area of Virginia who feel (or whose families feel) that they need a level of care that can only be provided in a senior care facility. There are some seniors in the Greater Richmond Are of Virginia who struggle to manage their homes but who have merely … Continue reading The Benefits of Having Home Care Assistance in the Greater Richmond Area

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