Flu vs. COVID-19: What’s the Difference?

Flu vs. COVID-19: What’s the Difference brookfield

For years, October through May has been known as flu season, because that is the time of year when cases are the highest. But this year, another disease is out in full force as well: COVID-19. While there are some similarities between these two viruses, there are also some notable differences. Seniors may be at … Continue reading Flu vs. COVID-19: What’s the Difference?

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Simple Steps to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease

Simple Steps to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease brookfield

You only have one heart, so it’s important to take good care of it. Your heart is a powerful muscle that never stops beating from the time it develops until you eventually pass away. Unfortunately, heart disease can cause damage and keep your heart from working as effectively as possible. But there are ways that … Continue reading Simple Steps to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease

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Overcoming Loss of Appetite with Aging

Overcoming Loss of Appetite with Aging Brookfield

As your loved one gets older, you may notice that they appear to be losing weight or eating less than they used to. This is very common, but can still be concerning. You want to ensure that they are getting all of the calories, vitamins, and nutrients they need to stay healthy. Depression: feelings of … Continue reading Overcoming Loss of Appetite with Aging

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How To Keep Visits COVID-Safe With Senior Care Services

How To Keep Visits COVID-Safe With Senior Care Services

The risks of senior isolation are well known, and they’re made worse by COVID-19. But seniors don’t need to choose between staying safe and staying social. Today’s post explains how our senior care services keep visits COVID-safe in any setting. Senior Care Services Provide COVID-Safe Visits In Any Setting With senior care services, your loved … Continue reading How To Keep Visits COVID-Safe With Senior Care Services

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How To Achieve ‘Aging Mastery’ With Non Medical Home Care

How To Achieve ‘Aging Mastery’ With Non Medical Home Care

Has your mom or dad “mastered” old age? Today’s post reviews the 9 key components of “aging mastery,” then explains how our non medical home care program optimizes each and every one. Read on to learn 9 ways we help seniors in Greater Milwaukee achieve their aging goals, or call 262-439-8616 for a free non-medical … Continue reading How To Achieve ‘Aging Mastery’ With Non Medical Home Care

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Christmas and the In-Home Caregiver: Taking Proper Precautions

Christmas and the In-Home Caregiver: Taking Proper Precautions Brookfield

Christmas is just a few weeks away, but the coronavirus pandemic continues to rage on. In an effort to keep everyone safer, including vulnerable populations such as seniors and those with underlying health conditions, it is recommended that large gatherings be avoided. Even small gatherings are encouraged to be limited to only individuals who have … Continue reading Christmas and the In-Home Caregiver: Taking Proper Precautions

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Maintaining Mental Health During COVID-19 with Non Medical In Home Care

Maintaining Mental Health During COVID-19 with Non Medical In Home Care in Brookfield

Maintaining mental health is imperative for healthy aging, but more challenging during COVID-19. Today’s post explains how our non-medical in-home care team can help you implement and optimize the AARP’s top tips for maintaining mental health during the pandemic. Covid-19 Placing Brookfield Seniors’ Mental Health At-Risk Though older adults tend to have lower stress reactivity … Continue reading Maintaining Mental Health During COVID-19 with Non Medical In Home Care

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Fight Senior Identity Fraud with In Home Care Services

Fight Senior Identity Fraud with In Home Care Services in Brookfield

Today’s post reviews AARP-sponsored research outlining the steps our in-home care team takes to reduce your loved one’s risk of identity fraud. Read on or call (262)-439-8616 to speak directly with our in-home care representatives in Brookfield, WI. AARP-Sponsored Research Highlights The Threat of Identity Fraud for Brookfield Seniors According to AARP research, Americans 55 … Continue reading Fight Senior Identity Fraud with In Home Care Services

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Protecting Seniors from Scams

Protecting Seniors from Scams in Brookfield

Every single day people young and old are duped by scams that they believe are real. Scammers are skilled in knowing just what to say to make their story seem plausible, and new schemes emerge all the time. Unfortunately, seniors are often a prime target because they may not be fully alert and aware of … Continue reading Protecting Seniors from Scams

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Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease Brookfield

Finding out that your loved one has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease can be scary. It is a progressive condition for which there is currently no cure. But the disease does not affect everyone exactly the same, and there are ways to manage symptoms to improve quality of life. Because it is a progressive disease, … Continue reading Tips for Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

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