What to Look for in a Home Care Provider for Seniors

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Nothing beats the security and comfort of your own home. In-home care helps older adults receive the care they need while living freely in their home for as long as possible, despite undergoing an illness or injury. It includes a wide range of services and on several occasions may delay or prevent the need for a nursing home or assisted living center. Being able to recuperate at home also presents a level of dignity and ...

5 Affordable Gifts for Seniors to Make This Christmas Amazing for Them

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Christmas is fast approaching and choosing gifts for your elderly parents, senior family members or friends can be tricky because you need thoughtful gifts for them. These gifts should be supportive enough to boost senior care by improving their overall health, safety, comfort, and independence. Sturdy and cost-effective, this gift makes it easier for your elderly parents to follow an independent lifestyle. Although these safety poles are conveniently located at spots throughout the house, it’s ...

Amazing Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving to Thank Seniors

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During the holiday's seniors often get overlooked, especially if they are in nursing homes or if they are no longer to venture out on their own. Why not find unique ways to celebrate Thanksgiving with seniors? Here are a few amazing ways to celebrate Thanksgiving to thank your senior loved ones: Spend the Day at the Orchard or Pumpkin Patch Spend the day at the local apple orchard or pumpkin patch with your family. Pick ...

10 Black Friday Gifts to Consider for a Senior Loved One

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Your older loved ones can be difficult to buy for, particularly if they are curtailing or have minimized certain activities due to restricted mobility or health reasons. This Black Friday you can choose some amazing and useful gifts to convey your love and appreciation for your senior loved ones. Here are a few Black Friday gift ideas worth considering for your senior loved one: Regular Use Items Recollect all the items of regular utility to ...

Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Why It’s More Common in Women than Men

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Many studies have indicated that women are more frequently affected by Alzheimer's and dementia than men. While the cause for this discrepancy isn’t yet identified, suggested theories range from variations in health care usage and lifestyle aspects to life expectancy and other biological differences. An Overview of Alzheimer's and Dementia in Women Out of over 5.5 million Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, almost two-thirds are women. Also, 60 percent of women caregivers have Alzheimer's disease. ...