As our loved ones age, initiating conversations about their care can be challenging yet crucial. Supported care for aging loved ones is inevitable. Here are some ways we can navigate these difficult conversations.
The process of aging brings with it a myriad of changes to our body and that includes our feet! These sturdy pillars that carry us through life, are not immune to aging. Let’s delve into common foot problems that often afflict people as they age. Solutions exist for all of them, so let’s focus on maintaining healthy, resilient, happy feet.
Cholesterol is a substance found in your cells that your body needs to function. Here are a few things you can do to work on your cholesterol, so it is beneficial for you and not harmful to your health.
Arthritis pain is invisible to the outside world and can feel daunting when on the inside. There are ways to help manage arthritis pain so that life is more enjoyable.
Hearing loss is not the same for everyone, but it certainly is a challenge. The good news is there are ways to overcome the challenges. Here are some tips for dealing with hearing loss for yourself or your loved ones.
As society moves to what we recognize more as “normal”, we still see the effects of the pandemic in our daily lives, especially in the aging population.
Studies are conflicting as the population seems to have shown a pull in opposite directions.
Medication safety is an important topic. As a Home Care Agency, we have seen where this can cause lots of issues. So, here are some do’s and don’ts as well as questions you can ask your doctor.
As we age, it is important to consider where we will live and who will take care of us. There are quite a few senior living options. We each have to choose what fits our situation and budget best. Here is a list of some of the options we hear about often.
Employee shortages are everywhere! We are definitely seeing it and feeling it in the healthcare industry. What does this mean for you?
Sometimes it comes as a shock when we see our parents or grandparents start to age. And we tend to worry about their safety and health. It is hard to tell if they are ok.
So, here are some things to consider when visiting your aging parents or grandparents.
If you need help with activities of daily living for yourself or a loved one, it is a great idea to hire a caregiver to help. Home care agencies are the best source of qualified caregiving professionals. But, how do you choose which home care agency to hire?
As we age, there are some habits that we have to stop and some actions that have to be done in order to achieve a healthy lifestyle. Below, we have divided the things most seniors should stop or avoid and some healthy living tips for aging well.