Identifying Risk Factors that Increase Fall Risk in Seniors

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A major health and safety concern that comes with aging is fall risk. Seniors tend to be more likely to fall which can lead to fractures, sprains, or contusions that can be difficult to bounce back from. September 23rd is Falls Prevention Awareness Day and a great time to brush up on some of the … Continue reading Identifying Risk Factors that Increase Fall Risk in Seniors

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Chronic Care Solutions: Improving Patient Outcomes

Chronic Care Solutions in Brookfield: Improving Patient Outcomes

One of the challenges that many seniors face with aging is dealing with chronic health conditions. Whether they struggle with arthritis, dementia, diabetes, COPD, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, or another health problem, it can impact their quality of life. Investing in a trusted in-home care provider can improve patient outcomes and empower seniors to make … Continue reading Chronic Care Solutions: Improving Patient Outcomes

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5 Ways Non Medical Senior Care Prevents Hospitalizations for Older Adults

5 Ways Non Medical Senior Care Prevents Hospitalizations for Older Adults

Today’s post is all about how our non medical senior care service can keep seniors at home instead of in the hospital. Hospitalizations aren’t desirable at any age, but they can especially high-risk for older adults. Back in 1993, researchers published a seminal study in the Annals of Internal Medicine that sought to explain the … Continue reading 5 Ways Non Medical Senior Care Prevents Hospitalizations for Older Adults

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Reduce Senior Stress and Boost Cognitive Function with Home Care Assistance

Reduce Senior Stress and Boost Cognitive Function with Home Care Assistance

Getting older doesn’t have to be a stressful experience for you or your aging parents. Today’s post is all about how Always Best Care Greater Milwaukee’s home care assistance plans can reduce senior stress levels in ways that boost cognitive function and protect memory. Understanding the Risks of Senior Stress  There is a tremendous body … Continue reading Reduce Senior Stress and Boost Cognitive Function with Home Care Assistance

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Fun Summer Activities to Do with Seniors

Fun Summer Activities to Do with Seniors in Brookfield

That chill in the air is officially gone, and warm weather is here to stay! Summer is a great opportunity for seniors to get out and about and enjoy some fresh air. Plus, the kids are out of school, so it allows for more flexibility in getting the family together. Schedule some fun events and … Continue reading Fun Summer Activities to Do with Seniors

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Navigating Senior Care Options: What’s Right for Your Loved One?

Navigating Senior Care Options in Brookfield: What’s Right for Your Loved One?

Caring for an aging parent can be exhausting and time consuming depending on the level of support they need. You’re trying to balance your own life and family’s needs along with those of an aging parent. Understanding how to navigate senior care options can make ensuring your loved one is well cared for and their … Continue reading Navigating Senior Care Options: What’s Right for Your Loved One?

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Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Brookfield (COPD)

Breathing is an essential part of life. When it becomes difficult or you are short of breath, it can make daily activities more challenging and impact your quality of life. Individuals living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD often know this all too well. Finding the right support can play an integral role in … Continue reading Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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Make Your Home Safer with Senior Care Service

Make Your Home Safer with Senior Care Service in Brookfield

Last year, the American Association of Retired Persons published an article titled “Make Your Home Safe for Your Aging Parent” in which 9 tips for upping home safety were shared. And while they’re all great tips, many aren’t so easy to implement without professional help or 40+ hour time commitments, both of which most informal … Continue reading Make Your Home Safer with Senior Care Service

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3 Ways In Home Care Promotes Successful Aging

Three Ways In Home Care Promotes Successful Aging in Brookfield

Today’s post highlights some of the ways our in home care service promotes successful aging for families in Brookfield, Wisconsin. What is Successful Aging? According to The Gerontologist, “successful aging” includes three main components (Rowe & Kahn, 1997, p. 433): Low probability of disease and disease-related disability High cognitive and physical functional capacity Active engagement … Continue reading 3 Ways In Home Care Promotes Successful Aging

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Summer Fitness: Moving Exercise Outdoors

Summer Fitness: Moving Exercise Outdoors in Brookfield, WI

With nicer weather settling in, it’s hard to resist the temptation to go outside and enjoy the warmth and sunshine. It can also be a great opportunity to shift your workouts outdoors for not only a change of scenery, but also a change in activity. Switch things up and try some different exercises that you … Continue reading Summer Fitness: Moving Exercise Outdoors

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