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Preparing for Medicare Changes in 2019

How Will 2019 Medicare Changes Affect You? Seniors have good news coming for 2019. Medicare benefits are improving in a number of significant ways. This program, which is the backbone of healthcare for those 65 and older as well as those with certain disabilities, already has a high level of public satisfaction and promises to ...read more

November 26th, 2018|Senior Care|

8 Myths About Healthcare Costs for Seniors

The Truth About Elderly Healthcare Costs Healthcare expenses can be exorbitant for seniors, but few people realize the exact costs that are necessary to properly care for their aging loved ones. As a matter of fact, healthcare will most likely be the largest expense for seniors after retirement. If caregivers use an agency like Angel ...read more

November 19th, 2018|Senior Care|

New Technologies Are Making Senior Care More Effective

How Technologies Are Making Senior Care Safer Hiring a home care professional helps ensure that you loved one takes medication on time and stays safe when you're away from home. New technologies, however, are making it even easier for caregivers to fulfill their duties. If you need help caring for a senior, consider how the ...read more

October 24th, 2018|Senior Care|

Skilled Caregivers Allow Seniors to Stay Home: Where the Heart Is!

What can a Caregiver do to help aging parents? There will come a day in many of our lives in which we'll face a difficult truth: Our beloved parents don't require round-the-clock medical care -- but they're no longer able to care for themselves safely and effectively at home. We will face a tough ...read more

September 27th, 2018|Caregivers|

Getting Older? Think Before You Drink

A Look at Seniors and Alcohol Consumption While few would promote getting drunk as a miracle cure for anything, alcohol has received some positive press in medical journals and popular media. Modest alcohol consumption may indeed offer certain health benefits, although whether those benefits outweigh the risks is still a controversial question. But if ...read more

September 22nd, 2018|Senior Care|

Tips for Talking to Aging Parents About In Home Care

How to Speak with Parents About In Home Care Aging is a delicate subject, and if your parents are getting older, they may feel resistant to the idea of hiring someone to help them with in home care. However, in home care may be a good solution for any person who wants to remain in ...read more

September 6th, 2018|Senior Care|

Improving Safety for Alzheimer’s Patients

Keep Loved Ones Safe with Alzheimer's Alzheimer's disease can be devastating not only for the patient suffering from the illness but their friends and family as well. As your loved one's cognitive abilities change, you may find environments that were once safe are suddenly dangerous. Because of the changes in perception and cognition that accompany ...read more

August 29th, 2018|Senior Care|

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|

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