If your loved one suffers from Alzheimer’s of some other dementia or memory-related illness, you know how devastating and frightening it can be—for everyone. The uncertainty can—at times—be both difficult and challenging. It can also be embarrassing also if, for example, you take your family member some place in public and they have an outburst, or otherwise display inappropriate behavior….
Homecare in Society Hill PA: It’s easy to take a part of the body for granted until something happens to it. It is a fundamental part of human nature—not really appreciating a thing, person or circumstance until it’s gone. Feet are no different.
Caregivers in Germantown PA: Use these tips to help you manage your caregiver stress during your parent’s journey with cancer.
Senior Care in Philadelphia PA: High cholesterol has more than one potential cause and the good news is that many of these factors are something that your loved one can do something about. Understanding the causes can help you land on a potential treatment.
Elder Care in Old CIty PA: As your loved one’s caregiver, you’re constantly looking for ways to keep her safe. Being her co-pilot as she drives might be one that doesn’t work as well as you expect it to work.
Home Care in Rittenhouse PA: Universal design is a method of designing a home that can keep your loved one safe in her home. It’s easier than you think and may not require serious renovations in some cases.
Elderly Care in Roxborough PA: July 7 is Chocolate Day. For anyone with a sweet tooth, this seems like the perfect opportunity to indulge in all types of treats. For you as a family caregiver, however, you know that eating a healthy, balanced diet is important to your aging parent. Is there a way that this day can be about both?
Caregivers in Philadelphia PA: Some reports say over half of those wearing dentures will develop a fungal infection called oral stomatitis. But there are some tips you can follow to prevent this infection, as well as keep your senior loved one smiling, eating, and speaking with confidence.
Elderly Care in Chestnut Hill PA: A urinary tract infection is a common issue, particularly among older adults and women of varying ages. Use these tips to care for your senior when they are suffering from a urinary tract infection.