When he’s insistent on living in his current home, you need to make sure that’s what happens. But, your dad’s ability to take care of himself is waning, so you’re not sure what to do. After his fall, you worry about him living alone. Don’t make him give up his plans of aging in place. […]
Action for Happiness is a worldwide movement to get people to realize the importance of caring for themselves to be there to help others. It’s a movement inspired by the impact happy people have on their communities. It all starts with self-care, and that’s why they established Self-Care September. What is self-care? It’s the time […]
It’s difficult to change eating habits and beliefs overnight, but a holistic coach can shorten that process considerably.
Patients with COPD who are nearing the end of their lives can get significant help from hospice care services.
July is National Eat Your Beans Month. What led to this day being designated as beans month is uncertain, but it’s likely because summer picnics usually involve some form of baked beans and barbecued meats. What is more important is that beans are one of the most valuable food items in an older adult’s diet. […]
As your mom ages, she’s starting to slow down. She used to be active and kept her house spotless, but in the past few years, you’ve noticed she walks slower. She has a harder time standing up after sitting for dinner. She no longer drives. One of your friends mentioned it may be time to […]
One of the biggest struggles that seniors have when they’re aging in place is finding a sense of purpose. When seniors retire they often feel like they don’t know what to do with themselves. After decades of getting up and going to work everyday, they are not sure what to do with all the time […]
If your senior loved one has recently had a stroke, consider a 24-hour home care team to ensure round the clock care as they recover.
The quality of hospice care is a very important piece when it comes to arranging the proper care for your senior loved one who has a life-limiting illness.
Joint replacement surgery calls for a long recovery, but with the help of post-hospital care you can ensure your senior loved one does so safely.