When it comes to elderly care, you always want to be prepared in case of an emergency. If you’re the caretaker of a senior citizen, you should have an emergency checklist on hand at all times. Knowing who to contact during an emergency can save the life of your elderly loved one. Knowing which ... Read More about Checklist for an elderly loved one
5 Things To Never Say To Caregivers What are the hidden costs of caregiving? According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 44 million Americans provide unpaid care for a parent or other adult, and these caregivers report higher levels of stress, depression, heart disease and ... Read More about 5 Things To Never Say To Caregivers
COVID-19 (a.k.a. coronavirus) is taking its toll especially in the elderly population who seem to be most vulnerable to the disease. Those who are primary caregivers for elderly parents or grandparents now have the added responsibility of ensuring their loved one is protected from the ... Read More about Protecting the Elderly During COVID-19
Could Your Loved One Have Dementia? Understanding the Warning Signs According to the World Health Organization, nearly 50 million people worldwide have dementia with almost 10 million new cases diagnosed every year. Dementia encompasses a range of brain conditions including Alzheimer's disease ... Read More about Could Your Loved One Have Dementia?
According to the Department of Health and Human Services, the number of Americans 65 and older will grow by 3 percent each year for the next 20 years. By 2030, there will be more than 70 million people over the age of 65, so waiting to choose senior care is no longer an option. Finding and ... Read More about Understanding All Your Senior Care Options