Building Connections to Overcome Aging

Building Connections to Overcome Aging in Madison

Over the past few years, the world has changed a lot, especially when it comes to the major surge in technology. Generations of the past weren’t on social media or the Internet, and they didn’t play video games or have cell phones. This can make it harder for grandparents and grandchildren to connect because they … Continue reading Building Connections to Overcome Aging

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Keep Aging Parents’ Hips Healthy with Non Medical Senior Care

Keep Aging Parents’ Hips Healthy with Non Medical Senior Care in Madison

Hip injuries are most common among adults over age 60, and they dramatically increase an older person’s risk of death. Research has shown that in three adults aged 50 and over die within 12 months of suffering a hip fracture. Obviously, hip health is key for successful aging. And for many families in Madison, Wisconsin, … Continue reading Keep Aging Parents’ Hips Healthy with Non Medical Senior Care

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The Protective Effect of Senior Care on Mental Health Outcomes

The Protective Effect of Senior Care on Mental Health Outcomes

One study by  the Health Sciences Institutional Review Board of the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that families provided 538 million hours of senior care – worth an estimated $7 billion – to their aging parents, spouses, partners, and other adult loved ones in 2015. The mental health consequences associated with this care burden have been … Continue reading The Protective Effect of Senior Care on Mental Health Outcomes

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Identifying Risk Factors that Increase Fall Risk in Seniors

Identifying Risk Factors that Increase Fall Risk in Seniors in Madison

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 Madison: 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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Prevent Serious Falls and Hospitalizations with Non Medical Senior Care

Prevent Serious Falls and Hospitalizations with Non Medical Senior Care

Today’s post is all about how Always Best Care Madison’s non medical senior care service can prevent serious falls and hospitalizations for older Wisconsinites. Understanding Fall and Hospitalization Risks More than 1 in 4 older Wisconsinites fall each year, and 1 out of 5 falls causes a serious injury such as broken bones or head … Continue reading Prevent Serious Falls and Hospitalizations with Non Medical Senior Care

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Coordinating Long Distance Care with Always Best Senior Services

Coordinating Long Distance Care with Always Best Senior Services in Madison

Are you trying to coordinate long distance senior care for an aging parent or loved one in Madison, Wisconsin? Today’s post is for you. Read on to learn how Always Best Care Madison eliminates common remote care obstacles while also improving the comfort, safety, and quality of life of Wisconsin seniors. Breaking Down the Barriers … Continue reading Coordinating Long Distance Care with Always Best Senior Services

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Fun Summer Activities to Do with Seniors

Fun Summer Activities to Do with Seniors in Madison

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 Madison: 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 Madison (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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