Best Lotions For Seniors With Eczema

Older adults can struggle with so many health issues; sometimes, seniors have lived with the problems for years. Senior home care providers are essential to help manage these health concerns. They can help give the families peace of mind ensuring that the senior they love is being taken care of. Typically, eczema starts as a … Continue reading

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The Best Way to React When Your Parents Are Being Stubborn

Everyone has good and bad days. When you’re a family caregiver, a good day can turn into a lousy one if your parents are particularly stubborn. It can be challenging for an older adult to have to follow their child’s directions. Sure, you’re all adults, but they still have to hand over some control and … Continue reading

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Four Tips for Helping Your Senior to Recover After Surgery

Surgery can be a scary situation to contemplate, both for you and for your elderly family member. Whether she’s having surgery that she’s been anticipating or an unexpected emergency surgery, it’s so important to be as prepared as possible to help her to heal. Having the right mindset going in and remembering that it’s okay … Continue reading

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It’s Important to Know How to Communicate With Your Dad’s Care Team

Your dad’s care plan is arranged, so now what do you do? You’ve talked to your dad, your brothers, and your sisters. You’ve spoken to your dad’s partner or wife. You’re all on the same page in terms of the care he needs. That’s a great start. Your responsibilities do not end there. It’s essential … Continue reading

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Fitness Equipment That Your Dad Will Enjoy Using

Your dad often falls short of his doctor’s recommended 30 minutes of moderate daily exercise. He’s fine going for a walk with someone accompanying him. But, if no one is with him, he won’t go. If it’s hot or cold, raining or snowing, he also refuses to head outside. To make sure he’s getting enough … Continue reading

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Things You Can Give to Your Elderly Parent

Now that your parent is older, you might be wondering what you can do for them. They have done so much for you throughout your life, that now you want to help them in any way that you can. This doesn’t mean that you need to buy them a gift. In fact, there are many … Continue reading

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