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Taking Care of a Loved One Shouldn’t Put You in Financial Jeopardy

How Can Respite Care Help Your Family? The emotions you may experience when a parent or other loved one's health declines are difficult enough. The practicalities of the issue can be overwhelming, on top of that: your parent needs more of your time, attention, focus, and money than ever before. Tending to your loved ...read more

August 2nd, 2018|Senior Care|

Common Sleep Problems for Seniors

A Look A Sleep Problems Seniors Face Sleep is an extremely important part of life, particularly for seniors. Not only does it give the body a chance to energize for the next day, but it also allows time for repairing and healing. When seniors don't get enough sleep, they can experience more injury and illness, ...read more

August 2nd, 2018|Senior Care|

Keeping Bones Strong: Osteoporosis and Bone Health in Seniors

An In Depth Look at Osteoporosis How many times do we fall every day? Maybe once, if at all. How about in a week? A month? We may not notice these minor tumbles since our skeletal system is strong and healthy, but what happens when it's not? As we age, our bones get weaker ...read more

July 17th, 2018|Nutrition|

How Respite Care Helps Your Family

How Can Respite Care Help Your Family? When a loved one is ill or needs a lot of hands-on care, respite care is a powerful way to take a break -- without reducing the quality of the care your loved one receives. However, many caretakers don't even know respite care is an option. Read ...read more

June 26th, 2018|Caregivers, Senior Care|

The Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid

Medicaid vs. Medicare: Which is Right for You? The Medicare & Medicaid Confusion Most people are confused with the differences between Medicare and Medicaid. They even use these two terms interchangeably in conversation. While both are government programs that help provide health care for individuals, it is at that point where the similarities ...read more

June 5th, 2018|Senior Care|

Warning Signs of Dementia

Detecting Early Warning Signs of Dementia in Loved Ones An estimated one in 10 adults over the age of 65 has Alzheimer's disease, the most common type of dementia. Without proper dementia care, this devastating condition can profoundly affect health and well-being. Because dementia typically has a slow onset, it can be difficult to ...read more

May 19th, 2018|Alzheimer's & Dementia|

4 Ways a Home Care Agency Caregiver Avoids Stress

Steps for Avoiding Stress as a Home Care Agency Caregiver Providing care to someone who cannot take care of themselves is noble work indeed. But being a home care agency caregiver can be difficult and stressful, and if you're not careful it can take a toll on your health. Read on to learn about ...read more

April 27th, 2018|Caregivers|

Healthy Eating for Seniors with Diabetes

A Look at Elderly Respite Care & Its Advantages For seniors, living with diabetes can be a challenge. However, with some help preparing the right foods and learning how to eat properly, managing the condition can be simple and stress-free. Here are some tips if you're a senior caregiver for a senior with diabetes and ...read more

April 17th, 2018|Nutrition|

What Is Respite Care?

A Look at Elderly Respite Care & Its Advantages Taking care of an elderly family member or friend can be time-consuming and difficult. Even when you have a deep affection for the elderly person, providing round-the-clock senior care can take a toll. In these situations, respite care shoulders some of the burden. ...read more

March 28th, 2018|Senior Care|

What to Do When It May Be Time for Respite Care

How to Know When Respite Care is the Right Option While we all want to be there for our loved ones as they age, when senior loved ones need care, we aren’t always able to provide them with everything they need. Caring for a loved one alone is difficult and at times simply not ...read more

March 13th, 2018|Senior Care|

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